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Located in the heart of Sydney on Oxford St, Paddington, the Galleries are a platform for examining contemporary visual and material culture through exhibitions and public programs.

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UNSW Galleries is located at the entrance to the UNSW Art & Design campus in Paddington, 5 minutes from the CBD of Sydney.


Cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd
Paddington NSW 2021
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Wed — Fri: 10am–5pm
Sat – Sun: 12pm – 5pm
(Closed Public Holidays)

If you have any questions regarding access to exhibitions or programs, please get in touch by contacting us on email or phone.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

As we adapt to COVID-19, UNSW Galleries has implemented a number of safety and hygiene measures to keep audiences safe while visiting.

— In line with NSW Public Health Orders, COVID-19 vaccination (16+) and masks (12+) are legal requirements for all visitors
— Upon entry, you will need to demonstrate your full vaccination (or medical exemption) and check-in with the Service NSW app
— Maintain at least 1.5 metres distance from others at all times
— Note the capacity limit on each gallery space, and move elsewhere if the capacity is full
— Please make use of the hand sanitiser on each level of the Galleries
— Cough and sneeze into your elbow or a tissue, and put the tissue in a bin
— Wash your hands with soap for at least 20 seconds in our restrooms

Please do not visit if you are feeling unwell, have experienced cold or flu symptoms, or have returned from overseas in the last 14 days.

For more information on NSW Health Guidelines, please refer to



At UNSW Galleries, we are committed to ensuring our exhibitions and programs are accessible for all visitors.

Wheelchair Access
UNSW Galleries is wheelchair accessible. There are two wheelchair access parking spots in the university car park, entry at Gate 3 via Greens Rd near Albion Avenue. The main entrance to the gallery is on ground level next to the Arthouse Kitchen café.

The upper level of UNSW Galleries is accessible via elevator. Please advise staff at reception and they will provide directions and access.

Service Animals
All service animals are welcome at UNSW Galleries.

Large-Print Text
Wall labels and exhibition text is available to visitors in large-print via PDF on exhibition web pages, or in hard-copy via request.

If you have any questions about access, please call +61 (2) 8936 0888 or email



Getting To Us

333, 378, 380, M40
(1-minute walk from Oxford Street bus stops)

Kings Cross Station, Museum Station
(10 – 15-minute walk through Darlinghurst)

Bike racks are located by the UNSW Art & Design main gate on Napier St

Metered parking is available on Napier St and Greens Rd near Albion Ave. Limited street parking is available on Oxford St.



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