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Geelong Gallery

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One of many excellent regional art galleries in Victoria

Went for the recent Archibald travelling exhibition. There is an excellent display also of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TheTraveller659
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Melbourne, Australia
Visit the Archibald Exhibit

Recently during a visit to Geelong we visited the exhibit of portraits from the Archibald... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan S
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Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia
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55 Little Malop St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for the recent Archibald travelling exhibition. There is an excellent display also of landscapes of Geelong and nearby districts from Victorian times.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently during a visit to Geelong we visited the exhibit of portraits from the Archibald competition. It’s a lovely relaxed gallery in Johnstone Park.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit to the Gallery and I would strongly recommend visitors to Geelong to put this on their 'must see' list. My visit was later in the day so I enjoyed viewing the entrants in The Archibald Prize in a peaceful space.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the better galleries around, the space is full of light due to good use of natural light (see photo). The permanent display includes some Australian classics and the Archibald exhibition brings with it some new and classical impressions. It was not...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Archibald is always a must do at the Gallery and never fails to please. We discovered Tuesday’s was Seniors day so it was quite busy but still plenty of viewing space. There is a pop up cafe to have a coffee and a light...More

Thank Morkie8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Geelong Art Gallery to see the Archibald which regardless of where it's exhibited always seems to create it's own conversation. Found the layout within the gallery very good. Did view works of McCubbin, but regrettably did not see much more of the gallery...More

Thank Janine C
Reviewed 10 October 2018

an enjoyable visit to the regional gallery for the archibald exhibition, just as enjoyable was 'cuttings' by elizabeth gower.

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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Went after the school holidays. Gallery was pleasantly empty so I could wander and view the paintings without other people around me. Mostly great paintings as ever. Parking was easy. Second year they have been in Geelong.

Thank saltd0gs
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Although none of our group of 9 agreed with the "Judges" choice, we all agreed with the peoples choice of Guy Pearce being a worthy winner. I rated the judges choice at most lucky to be in top 10. But if you don't visit you...More

1  Thank oldaussieiady
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

A small gallery with a nice permanent collection (although most of it was closed for renovations). There was an interesting exhibition on as well.

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It is free apart from the occasional special exhibition held in a section of the gallery.
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