Hamilton Art Gallery

One of the finest galleries in Australia, famous for its outstanding collection of fine and decorative arts. Silver, glass and porcelain, oriental ceramics, tapestries, furniture, paintings and prints are featured in six modern galleries. Many of the treasures are gifts from the gracious country homesteads around Hamilton, the first area of pastoral settlement in Victoria.

The Gallery's unique collection offers a stimulating experience for all visitors and is an excellent educational resource for students of art and history.


Over 7000 objects and now includes silver, porcelain and glass from 1700 onwards, a collection of 18th century landscapes by Paul Sandby, Oriental ceramics from the major dynasties, European and Australian prints, Australian oil paintings and watercolours and fine international examples of 20th century decorative arts. The Gallery's collection continues to expand with the purchase of new acquisitions every year.