National Art Glass CollectionCurrently Closed
- Address: Morrow Street, WaggaWagga, New South Wales 2650, Australia, Wagga Wagga
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +61-269269660
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art Gallery, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Exhibition
This is a unique art gallery that is dedicated to glass art. It is located inside the special architect-designed Civic Centre. There are about 400 objects on permanent display. There are more exhibits that are temporarily procured from all over the world. The displays are very creatively organized. The staff members are very friendly and full of information. Art enthusiasts will love to visit this place. A novel experience is what you are in for! Highlights include:
- The Kerfoot collection.
- The Gibb paperweight collection.
- The Regular Temporary exhibitions held on the ground floor.
- The prize-winning models of the National Student Art Glass Competition.
- Be careful you don’t touch and damage the exhibits, they are delicate.
- Hire a taxi.
- Ask the locals for directions.
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71.57% of people who visit Wagga Wagga include National Art Glass Collection in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
91.67% of people start their National Art Glass Collection visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see National Art Glass Collection
50% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting National Art Glass Collection
Wagga Wagga Art Gallery inspires a vibrant, innovative and diverse Riverina arts culture. It engages with local and global communities, we support artists regionally and nationally, and promotes a flourishing and experimental creative environment accessible to all. It brings artwork by Riverina artists as well as the best visiting exhibitions from Australia and overseas. Home of the Margaret Carnegie Print Collection, which consists of over fourteen hundred original prints by some of Australia's foremost artists, the Wagga Wagga Art Gallery also houses a world class, nationally significant collection of contemporary art glass, featuring approximately five hundred pieces in a stand alone gallery. As well as displaying the National Art Glass Collection, the gallery also exhibits a number of curated exhibitions which feature well known Australian and international glass artists throughout the year. Wagga Wagga Art Gallery welcomes over 40,000 people each year to exhibitions, events, educational and public programs. One can join for tours, interactive workshops, special events and innovative displays that showcase impressive and ever-growing collections. Wagga Wagga Art Gallery is a cultural facility of the City of Wagga Wagga and is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.
Recommend in Wagga. Some great and varied pieces well presented in light filled spaces. No charge
Take an hour.well worth it
Excellent pieces and free entry
Nice but small collection of contemporary glass,no pretentiousness