National Film and Sound Archive of Australia

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Watch a film at Arc cinema; enjoy the latest exhibition; take a self guided tour of our Art Deco building, or just relax in the courtyard with coffee, cakes and snacks from Biginelli’s Espresso.

There are School Holidays movie programs for kids and other special events such as the monthly Vinyl Lounge and Ghost Tour.

The NFSA is Australia’s ‘living’ archive – the custodian of over 2.8 million items that are not only collected, but preserve for future generations and share in many diverse ways.

The website contains hundreds of hours of content for you to explore, available in online exhibitions and curated collections.

Stay up-to-date with all NFSA collection updates and events on the website.

The cafe Biginelli Espresso is open at the NFSA from 8.30am – 3.00pm on weekdays, 10.00am – 3.00pm Saturdays and for selected events.

The Library is open Wednesdays from 2:30 – 4:30pm.


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