Facilities - National Gallery Of Australia

Disabled Facilities

Wheelchairs and strollers are available from the cloakroom. There are two motorised wheelchairs available for use in the general galleries only.

Access to the main entrance is via ramps. People using wheelchairs can navigate the Gallery via lifts and ramps. Assisted entry to the Gallery is available from the Underground Carpark.

Parking for people with mobility difficulties is available directly opposite the assisted entry sign. To gain entrance to the Gallery press an airphone button below the sign. A security officer will assist you to enter the building via the lower level elevator. Parking for people with mobility difficulties is also located in the Gallery's street level car park.

If you seek further clarification about these procedures please email Security@nga.gov.au or phone +61 2 6240 6444

If special assistance is required during a visit, please ask the nearest security officer or information officer.

There is a toilet for visitors with special needs in the foyer.
Large, light and open, overlooking the sculpture garden, the NGA Café is available after 6pm for cocktails or formal dinners. It can accommodate up to 110 seated guests or 150 guests for cocktails.
Opening hours
*Licensed only
Members Lounge
Opening Hours
Morning Tea 10:00am–12:00pm
Lunch 12:00pm–2:30pm
Afternoon Tea 2:30pm–4:30pm
*Licensed only
Sculpture garden restaurant
Set in a pavilion on the edge of a tranquil reed pond with enchanting views of the Japanese fog sculpture the Sculpture garden restaurant is open daily for lunch and on Saturday and Sunday for brunch. The restaurant is also available for hire for wedding receptions, corporate dinners and lunches and cocktail parties. The use of the Fog Sculpture and candles will be subject to water restrictions and fire bans.
Bookings Ph: 6240 6660
The Sculpture Garden Restaurant will be closed from 12 June 2007. We expect that it will be closed for two months while we upgrade the facilities. The National Gallery of Australia apologises for this inconvenience.
Opening hours
Lunch daily from 12noon till 2.30pm
Brunch Saturday/Sunday from 9.30 till 11.30am
* Licensed only
* Gallery members are entitled to a 10% discount

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