The Art Gallery of Ballarat is the oldest and largest regional art gallery in Australia. Established in 1884 as the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery by the citizens of Ballarat, both the building and part of its collection is listed on the Victorian Heritage Register
and by the National Trust of Victoria.
The gallery was the notable home of the original Eureka Flag and houses major collections covering the history of Australian art from the early colonial period to the present day.For the first five years of the gallery's life, the Association rented the large supper room of the Ballarat Academy of Music, now Her Majesty's Theatre, which was made available by Sir William Clarke, 1st Baronet.
Daily: 10 am - 5 pm
Admission is free, but admission prices may apply to special exhibitions.
Official website http://www.artgalleryofballarat.com.au
Archibald Prize http://archibaldballarat.com.au/
Phone +61 3 5320 5858
Address 40 Lydiard Street North Ballarat VIC 3350
Coordinates -37°33'37.626" N 143°51'30.252" E