Lisa Reihana, in Pursuit of Venus [infected]_install


The Samstag Museum of Art is located at the University of South Australia’s City West campus, an easy 15-minute walk from the city centre. Free city trams to the Museum operate daily. Parking stations and cafés are located nearby, as well as galleries, cinemas and other arts organisations.


Gallery Open

Tuesday to Saturday, 10am — 5pm

or by appointment, with extended hours for special events
and exhibitions. Closed public holidays, Easter and during exhibition changeovers.



Admission to the Samstag Museum of Art and our talks and events is free, and all visitors welcome!


Schools + Groups

Samstag welcomes schools and groups for free exhibition talks and tours. We request that group visits are booked in advance, and can be scheduled outside normal opening hours if needed. Click here for further details.

Students and teachers are invited to our ON ART series of talks and workshops. Presented by Samstag Museum of Art curatorial staff, this ongoing series of public events has been developed for visual arts students, emerging practitioners and anyone interested in contemporary art. Click here for the program.



The Samstag Museum is committed to ensuring its programs and activities are accessible to everyone. All public areas are easily accessible by wheelchair. Please contact us if you require additional access requirements.


Planning to visit the Samstag Museum of Art?

There are plenty of options for places to eat nearby!
Here are a few of our favourites:

Cafes — Abbots & Kinney | Peter Rabbit | Fairweather

Dining —  Food LorePeel Street | Rigoni's | Sunny's

Bars — West Oak | Clever Little Tailor | Pink Moon Saloon