Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Canberra

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Canberra is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Canberra a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Canberra.

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  1. National Gallery Of Australia

    #1 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    National Gallery Of Australia

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery

    Address: Parkes Pl., Parkes, Canberra, ACT 2600

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The National Gallery has a number of priced exhibits that intrigue a visitor for hours.The artwork from Monet, Rembrandt and Picasso are the show stoppers at the museum. One can spend the better part ...Read more

  2. National Portrait Gallery

    #2 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    National Portrait Gallery

    Tags: Photo Gallery

    Address: King Edward Terrace, Canberra, 2600

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    An amazing tribute to all the personalities that have shaped the country of Australia, a visit to the National Portrait Library will provide an exceptional insight to the visitors about people who hav...Read more

  3. National Library Of Australia

    #3 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    National Library Of Australia

    Tags: Library

    Address: Parkes Place, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Situated on the shore of the popular Lake Griffin, the National Library houses books, documentaries, unpublished manuscripts, e-papers and so much more. There are some rare collections, maps and newsp...Read more

  4. Museum Of Australian Democracy

    #4 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    Museum Of Australian Democracy

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture , Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: King George Terrace, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Visitors can experience an atmosphere steeped in history, revisit dramatic events and enjoy the 1920s architecture and fine design. The museum offers an exciting program of exhibitions and engaging ac...Read more

  5. National Film And Sound Archive

    #5 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    National Film And Sound Archive

    Tags: Library, History Museum, Exhibition

    Address: McCoy Circuit, Canberra, 2601

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The National Film and Sound archive has a fascinating collection of movies, documentaries and other audio visual heritage from Australia’s rich culture and arts history. There are about 1.9 mill...Read more

  6. High Court Of Australia

    #6 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    High Court Of Australia

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture , Court

    Address: Parkes Place, Canberra, 2600

    Timings: 09:45 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Situated in an impressive building, the High Court of Australia is a must visit for people who are interested in understanding the Law and Justice system in Australia. The 24 m high ceiling gives the ...Read more

  7. Parliament House

    #7 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
    Parliament House

    Tags: Tour, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Capital Hill, Canberra, ACT 2600

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With it’s roof top lawns and statuesque building, a visit to the parliament is truly a memorable experience. The lawns provide marvellous panoramas of the city and the foyer gives the visitor a ...Read more

  8. Craft Act

    #8 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
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    Tags: Art And Culture, Exhibition

    Address: North Building, 180 London Circuit, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Craft Art is a non-profit membership based art gallery that supports local Australian artists, makers and designers as well as craft practitioners. The excellence, creativity and innovation can be...Read more

  9. Canberra Museum And Gallery

    #9 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details
  10. Wattle Park Uniting Church

    #10 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Canberra
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    Tags: Church

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

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