National Film and Sound Archive of Australia

Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings

The National Film and Sound Archive is Australia’s ‘living’ archive – the custodian of over 2.8 million items that we not only collect, but preserve for future generations and share in many diverse ways.

Watch a film at Arc cinema, attend special events in their Theatrette, or explore one of Canberra’s most beautiful Art Deco buildings.

The NFSA also hosts numerous events throughout the year that extend from screenings and talks, to exhibitions and music gatherings.

To stay up-to-date with all NFSA events on the website.


Art & Culture Carpark Caters for hearing impairment Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Family Free Wifi History & Heritage Interactive Centre Museums Australia Museums Australia Non Smoking Picnic Area Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre Walk Wheelchair access

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