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Australian Centre for Contemporary Art

03 96 979 999

Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA) is Australia's leading contemporary art gallery. It brings the best international and Australian artists and creative thinkers to audiences looking for inspiration. Australian Centre for Contemporary Art provides an exciting, free and essential Melbourne cultural experience.

The gallery's unique program of new commissions and exhibitions has established its international reputation as one in a cluster of galleries around the world producing ambitious new artworks with living artists.

Australian Centre for Contemporary Art is located on Sturt Street in one of Melbourne's most spectacular buildings and centrally located just five minutes walk from the National Gallery Victoria on St Kilda Road.

Each exhibition is accompanied by a program of free public talks, tours, workshops and special events. Australian Centre for Contemporary Art closes briefly between exhibitions for installation.

Please visit the website to confirm exhibition dates, and for the latest information on exhibitions and artist' talks.

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  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
Entry cost:

Free Entry

  • Self guided
Opening hours:

  • Tuesday
    10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday
    10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday
    10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday
    10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday
    11:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday
    11:00am - 5:00pm

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision