Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 11am-5pm

Watson Road

Observatory Hill (The Rocks)


As a COVID Safe venue, we continually monitor the recommendations provided by the NSW Government.

The NSW Health orders require the Gallery to be closed until further notice.

We would like to remind our visitors that if you are feeling unwell or have visited any of the venues listed on the NSW Health website, please get tested and stay at home.


About S.H. ERVIN Gallery

The S.H. Ervin Gallery is one of Sydney’s leading public art institutions housed in the historic National Trust Centre on Observatory Hill, The Rocks in Sydney. The Gallery’s exhibition program is designed to explore the richness and diversity of Australian art, both historical and contemporary, and present it in new contexts. The Gallery is renowned for encouraging research and promoting scholarly appraisal of artists from all periods of Australian art history. In addition, the S.H. Ervin Gallery has developed an excellent name for presenting important exhibitions and programs that recognise the valuable contribution made by Australian women artists.