Explore the Exhibition 

The National Capital Exhibition is an essential stop on any tour of the National Capital. Explore the past, present and potential futures of the capital through displays featuring the people, events, history and design of this unique, modern, planned city. Discover the people behind the design – Walter Burley Griffin and his wife Marion.

Don’t miss:

  • Learn about the Story of Canberra
  • The Story of Canberra – a short film in the Foundations Theatre

Meet the Capital

Free guided tour every day at 11 am.

Group tour bookings for the National Capital Exhibition can be made online at Book Canberra Excursions.

Alternatively, to talk to our bookings team, please email nce@nca.gov.au or phone 02 6272 2902.

Little Griffins

Last Friday of the month, details here.

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday - 9 am to 5 pm 

Saturday and Sunday - 10 am to 4 pm

Open all public holidays except Christmas and Boxing Day. FREE entry.

Lovely lunch spot: Picnic facilities are available at Regatta Point.

Parking facilities: Easily accessible parking facilities are available for coaches within walking distance of the National Capital Exhibition.

Extensive pay car parking is available. One hour parking and short-stay pay parking are available

For more information contact:

Phone: (02) 6272 2902
E-mail: nce@nca.gov.au

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