Plan your visit

Installation view, Jonathan Jones, untitled (transcriptions of country), Gallery 1, Artspace 2023. Photo: Katherine Lu

We are closed on Mondays and on the following public holidays:
Easter Friday, Easter Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day.

Admission to exhibitions and public programs is always free.

Artspace will be closed from the 11 February – 9 March 2024 due to installation changeover.

Getting here

Opening hours
Artspace is currently closed to visitors due to installation in progress. We will reopen to the public from the 9 March 2024.

Office hours
Monday – Friday
10am – 6pm

Address
43–51 Cowper Wharf Roadway
Woolloomooloo NSW 2011
Sydney Australia

Getting here

Exterior of Artspace in The Gunnery, featuring new commission by Dennis Golding, Colouring Memoring, 2023. Photo: Katherine Lu

By Train

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Kings Cross Station
Kings Cross Station is approximately 750 metres and an 11-minute walk from Artspace. Kings Cross is served by the T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra and TrainLink South Coast lines. Exit Kings Cross Station via the Victoria Street exit, travel along Victoria Street and turn left down the steps leading onto Cowper Wharf Roadway.

Kings Cross Station is wheelchair accessible via a lift at the Victoria Street entrance.

St James Station
St James Station is approximately a 15-minute walk and just over 1km from Artspace. St James Station is on the City Circle and is served by the T2 Inner West & Leppington, T3 Bankstown and T8 Airport & South lines. Exit St James Station via the Macquarie Street exit and head east on Prince Albert Road. Continue onto Art Gallery Road and follow the pathway across the Eastern Distributor footbridge. After crossing the bridge, descend by the stairs or elevator and turn left towards Bourke Street. Turn right onto Nicholson Street, then left onto Forbes Street to pass through the Forbes Street forecourt.

St James Station is wheelchair accessible via a lift from the Elizabeth Street entrance at the edge of Hyde Park.

By Bus

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Bus route 311 runs between Central Belmore Park and City Millers Point via Darlinghurst and Potts Point, with stops outside Artspace on Cowper Wharf Roadway. When travelling towards Central, your nearest bus stop to Artspace is Cowper Wharf Rd opposite Brougham St. When travelling towards Millers Point, alight at Cowper Wharf Rd before Bourke St.

On Foot

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Artspace is located in inner-city Sydney, approximately 10-minute walks from the Sydney CBD, Kings Cross, Hyde Park, Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Sydney Botanic Gardens. When walking to Artspace from the CBD, walk through The Domain to the Eastern Distributor Footbridge. After crossing the bridge, descend the stairs or elevator and turn left towards Bourke Street. Turn right onto Nicholson Street, then left onto Forbes Street to pass through the Forbes Street forecourt.

Parking

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There is limited metered parking available at the entrance to Artspace on Cowper Wharf Roadway and at the rear of the building on Bland Street. The closest publicly accessible car park is The Wharf Woolloomooloo on Lincoln Crescent. It is approximately a three-minute walk from Artspace and can be booked in advance online.

Water Taxi

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Artspace is accessible via private water taxi hire. Aussie Water Taxis depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House, Luna Park.

Bicycle

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Artspace is accessible by bicycle if travelling via adjacent Bourke Street, which is serviced by a separated off-road cycleway. The Eastern Distributor Footbridge is an off-road shared path and has lift access.

Access
Artspace is universally accessible. The entrance to Artspace is easily accessible for wheelchairs, prams and buggies due to the ground-floor location. There is lift access from the ground floor to the first and second floors in The Gunnery building.

Artspace is situated on the historical waterfront nestled between the escarpment of Potts Point and the Domain hill. If you wish to avoid steps, we recommend you come by car, taxi or bus.

Pedestrian access from the Art Gallery of New South Wales to Artspace is via public stairs next to the Ausgrid substation on Lincoln Crescent. Disabled access is via steep gradient behind the Art Gallery of New South Wales onto a pedestrian bridge to a lift on Bourke Street.