archie after school
Get up close and personal with the 52 portraits of the 2021 Archibald Prize!

Join Gallery staff and volunteers for an exciting guided tour of the 2021 Archibald exhibition. Discover what makes a good portrait and what makes an artist tick. Tours are followed by a short hands-on art making activity. This program is designed for ages 5-16 years, tour times are 1 hour.

Senior students (Years 11 & 12) are encouraged to book group sessions on Thursday and Fridays. Minimum of 5 students per group, maximum of 10. Contact to arrange your free tour.

These sessions are for school students only, parent tickets are at regular rates.

Session Dates and Times

Sessions will operate from Monday - Wednesday from 11 October to 27 October 2021 at the Gippsland Art Gallery.

Session times are 3.00pm and 3.30pm (Primary School students) and 4.00pm and 4.30pm (Secondary School students).

Further information and booking details are available on the What's On page (Select Child/Youth Events from the filter option to view available sessions).

Please note these sessions are in lieu of our regular education program, when regular schooling resumes, we will revert to our regular school-based education programming.