The NGV Collection contains approximately 70,000 works of art spanning thousands of years, from the art of ancient civilisations right up to contemporary art, reflecting a multitude of different disciplines, periods, styles and inspirations.

The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia is home to the Australian art collection – including works by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island communities, open 10am–5pm daily. Entry to the NGV Collection is free; however entry fees may apply to special exhibitions.