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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

Tours

Tuesday 2 June 2020 – Thursday 2 June 2022

Quickly, before it's gone, 2019 Elizabeth Looker
Quickly, before it's gone, 2019 Elizabeth Looker
Quickly, before it's gone, 2019 Elizabeth Looker
Quickly, before it's gone, 2019 Elizabeth Looker
Tue 23 June
until Sun 27 September

National Portrait Prizes highlights tour

11:15am; 2:15pm

Take a 30 minute tour of the exhibition.

Free.
FREE
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National Portrait Prizes highlights tour

Tue 23 Jun until Sun 27 Sep
11:15am; 2:15pm
FREE
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David Chalmers, 2011 Nick Mourtzakis
David Chalmers, 2011 Nick Mourtzakis
David Chalmers, 2011 Nick Mourtzakis
David Chalmers, 2011 Nick Mourtzakis
Tue 21 July

Virtual collection tour

It’s all in your head

12:30pm

Join us from wherever you are for a 30 minute tour of the portrait collection and catch up with some of your favourites while they’re taking a break from the limelight!

Free. Bookings required
FREE
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Virtual collection tour

It’s all in your head

Tue 21 Jul
12:30pm
Bookings required
FREE
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Marcia Langton, 2009 Brook Andrew, Trent Walter
Marcia Langton, 2009 Brook Andrew, Trent Walter
Marcia Langton, 2009 Brook Andrew, Trent Walter
Marcia Langton, 2009 Brook Andrew, Trent Walter
Tue 28 July

Virtual collection tour

Fierce Femmes

12:30pm

Join us from wherever you are for a 30 minute tour of the portrait collection and catch up with some of your favourites while they’re taking a break from the limelight!

Free. Bookings required
FREE
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Virtual collection tour

Fierce Femmes

Tue 28 Jul
12:30pm
Bookings required
FREE
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Mrs Woods and ‘Ere, 2013 Karla Dickens
Mrs Woods and ‘Ere, 2013 Karla Dickens
Mrs Woods and ‘Ere, 2013 Karla Dickens
Mrs Woods and ‘Ere, 2013 Karla Dickens
Tue 4 August

Virtual collection tour

Our complicated stories

12:30pm

Join us from wherever you are for a 30 minute tour of the portrait collection and catch up with some of your favourites while they’re taking a break from the limelight!

Free. Bookings required
FREE
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Virtual collection tour

Our complicated stories

Tue 4 Aug
12:30pm
Bookings required
FREE
T
Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving), 2011 Nicholas Harding
Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving), 2011 Nicholas Harding
Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving), 2011 Nicholas Harding
Hugo at home (Hugo Weaving), 2011 Nicholas Harding
Tue 11 August

Virtual collection tour

Unguarded moments

12:30pm

Join us from wherever you are for a 30 minute tour of the portrait collection and catch up with some of your favourites while they’re taking a break from the limelight!

Free. Bookings required
FREE
T

Virtual collection tour

Unguarded moments

Tue 11 Aug
12:30pm
Bookings required
FREE
T

More events

Friday 3 June 2022 – Sunday 2 June 2024

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.