National Library of Australia

Galleries, Museums and Collections

See the beautiful, the rare and the unexpected at the National Library of Australia on the shores of Canberra’s Lake Burley Griffin.

On a visit to the Library you can take in one of the fascinating shows in the Exhibition Gallery, with up to 3 exhibitions each year exploring a variety of fascinating topics from Australian advertising, to photography, art, literature, history and design.

Join a free discovery or behind-the-scenes tour, browse the bookshop, marvel at the objects on display in the Treasures Gallery or enjoy a bite to eat at the award-winning Bookplate café, taking in the lakeside views.

Facilities

Art & Culture Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Free Wifi History & Heritage International Lockers Non Smoking Public Toilet Restaurant Shop

Rates

Free Entry

Nearby Things to Do

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Flag of Pakistan

Pakistan High Commission

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Flag of Spain

Spain, Embassy of

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Tiger crouched down staring at the camera

OCIC Photo Tours

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Street view of Artworld ADG on the corner of London Circuit and Gordon Street in Canberra City

Artworld ADG

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