National Gallery of Australia
Includes an extraordinary Aboriginal Memorial from Central Arnhem Land created for Australia's 1988 bicentenary. The work of 43 artists,...
National Portrait Gallery
This gallery tells the story of Australia through its faces – from wax cameos of Aboriginal tribespeople to colonial portraits of the...
Museum of Australian Democracy
The seat of government from 1927 to 1988, this building offers visitors a whiff of bygone parliamentary activity. It's most meaningful...
The spicy flavours of Sichuan cuisine entice at this restaurant. A glamorous interior fit out channels Shanghai circa 1930, and is a...
cnr Broughton & Blackall Sts, Barton · interesting places nearby
This splendid Turkish restaurant in a sprawling villa is a favourite destination for Canberra's power brokers. Traditional dishes (meze, dolma, kebabs) are given a cunning mod Oz twist. Look forward to exemplary service and an expansive wine list.