Tour booking portal

Bringing a group to visit the gallery?

MGA welcomes groups of all sizes, from a class of two – to a full bus of 60 or more!

Guided tours with one of MGA's curators are currently available for the 2022 edition of the Bowness Photography Prize featuring 54 works by contemporary Australian photographers and This landscape hold grief featuring new work by Melbourne artist Paula Mahoney. Learn more about the current exhibitions here.

All tours are free (booking essential)
Wednesday–Friday 9am–4pm



Have the following information ready before booking:

  • Duration of visit to gallery (how long do you have on site to complete everything you want to do)
  • #no. of people attending (tour length may change depending on number of people in your group)
  • Proposed arrival time (the system determines availability on your arrival time plus length of visit)
  • Contact email address (for receiving the confirmation email)  

Click the link above or visit

PLEASE NOTE: MGA is closed to the public on Mondays. If your only option is visit on a Monday, please call us on 03 8544 0500 to discuss the possibility of a tour. We will do our best to accommodate you. You cannot book a Monday using the above link.

Confirmation of your booking is shown instantly on screen and also sent to you as an email which includes a calendar invite. If you do not receive the confirmation email within 10 minutes, please check your junk mail or spam folders.

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