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Art Gallery of Western Australia

Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000

08 9492 6622

[email protected]

The Art Gallery of Western Australia, founded in 1895, occupies a precinct of three heritage buildings on the south-eastern corner of the Perth Cultural Centre. The Gallery houses the State Art Collection, which includes one of the world’s finest collections of Indigenous art, the pre-eminent collection of Western Australian art and design, as well as Australian and International art and design.

Access Information

The Gallery has two lifts. The main lift provides access to the first floor Gallery spaces and is located in the central concourse. A second lift allows access to the Centenary Galleries where art work from the State Art Collection are displayed.

The Gallery has wide, level passageways between the gallery spaces.

Accessible toilets are located in the foyer of the main Gallery.

A walking frame, manual wheelchairs and an electric buggy are available for visitor’s use. These are provided free of charge from the Gallery Reception.

For further information please refer to AGWA website here.


There are two City of Perth Parking complexes located within a short distance of the Art Gallery of Western Australia with accessible parking.

City Of Perth Parking Cultural Centre
Enter from Roe Street
315 bays, 5 ACROD and 5 motorcycle bays
Open 6.30am–midnight

City Of Perth Parking State Library
Enter from 15 Francis Street
567 bays, 7 ACROD and 8 motorcycle bays
Open 6am–midnight


Arts Gallery of WA is located a few minutes walk from the Wellington Street Train Station and Wellington Street Bus Port. As two major public transport hubs in Perth's CBD, there are a range of buses and trains servicing this area.

Transperth InfoLine: 13 62 13 
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