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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.

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1 of 6: General information

4 minutes 39 seconds
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2 of 6: Carpark access to the Gallery

4 minutes 33 seconds
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3 of 6: Vehicle drop off including taxis and ride share

4 minutes 44 seconds
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4 of 6: Foyer, shop, café and toilets

7 minutes 12 seconds
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5 of 6: The look and feel of the building and foyer

4 minutes 23 seconds
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6 of 6: Additional information about the Gallery

3 minutes 48 seconds
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The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance
The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance
The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance
The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance

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The National Portrait Gallery building at night
The National Portrait Gallery building at night
The National Portrait Gallery building at night
The National Portrait Gallery building at night

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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.

The National Portrait Gallery is an Australian Government Agency