Perth can be proud to boast such a world-class art museum as the Art Gallery of Western Australia, established back in 1895 and grown to encompass a collection of more than 17,000 pieces. The gallery--an anchor of the Perch Cultural Centre--claims both a local and a cosmopolitan focus, esteemed for Western Australia works of both Aboriginal and non-indigenous origin as well as paintings, sculptures, sketches, and photographs from all over the world. Through temporary exhibitions, meanwhile, the institution always has something new on offer. If you're planning a visit, take a moment to peruse the calendar, too: From artist presentations and lectures to interactive workshops, there's invariably something on tap in the events department.
War memorial topping the Kings Park heights with cenotaph, crypt, and Pool of Reflection dedicated... Read more