Plan your visit

Overview

Find us

QVMAG includes two sites in Launceston: the Museum at Inveresk and Art Gallery at Royal Park.

Click on the Google maps below to find your way to us.  

Museum at Inveresk: 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 

Art Gallery at Royal Park: 2 Wellington Street, Launceston

Plan your visit

Drive: Our two sites are just a few minutes apart by car. 

Catch the Tiger Bus: The free Tiger Bus provides easy access between the Museum and Art Gallery. The full timetable is available at Metro Tasmania's website. All Tiger Bus services are operated by wheelchair-accessible vehicles.

Walk: A scenic 15-20 minute flat walk along the Tamar and North Esk rivers takes you between the Museum and Art Gallery.

 

Parking

Temporary entrance change 

The entry path to the Museum at Inveresk has temporarily changed as part of the University of Tasmania Urban Realm development. 

Entrance from the carpark  To enter the Museum from the car park, visitors will need to use the pathway that runs directly from the Inveresk car park to the QVMAG entrance.     
Entrance from the Inveresk Bridge  If entering the Museum from the Inveresk Bridge track, please continue to use the path that runs along the front of the QVMAG building.  
Parking 

During this development phase, parking will be limited at the Inveresk Precinct. Additional parking for the Precinct is available at the Northern Car Park, with entry off Forster Street. Please visit the City of Launceston website for more information on parking in Launceston.

Accessible parking

To view the location of accessible parking bays within the Inveresk Precinct, download the accessible parking map for the Museum at Inveresk(PDF, 81KB)

Museum at Inveresk & The Launceston Planetarium

Inveresk Precinct car park: 2 Invermay Road, Launceston. Open 24 hours. Hourly rates apply.

Accessible parking

To view the location of accessible parking bays within the Inveresk Precinct (2 Invermay Road), download the accessible parking map for the Museum at Inveresk(PDF, 81KB)

Art Gallery at Royal Park

Paterson Street West car park: 79-81 Paterson Street, Launceston. Open Monday – Saturday 9am to midnight, Sunday 10am to 5.30pm. Hourly rates apply. On-street parking on Paterson Street. Hourly rates apply.

Accessible parking

To view the location of accessible parking bays at the Art Gallery (2 Wellington Street), download the accessible parking map for the Art Gallery at Royal Park(PDF, 75KB).

 

COVID-19 entry conditions

We are committed to ensuring the well-being and safety of our visitors and staff as we face the challenges of COVID-19, and have a range of COVID-safe measures in place. 

General admission

Entry is free for both the Museum at Inveresk and Art Gallery at Royal Park.

Entry fees apply to the Launceston Planetarium at Inveresk, and to selected programs and events. 

Cloaking 

Lockers are available for general storage while visiting QVMAG.

Prams and wheelchairs are allowed throughout the Museum and Art Gallery.

Gift shop

 Gift shops at both of our locations are open 10am to 4pm, daily or visit our online shop

Children

Please note children aged under 12 must be accompanied by a responsible person aged over 16 at all times at QVMAG sites.

Parenting rooms are available at both the Museum and Art Gallery.

Photography and electronic devices

Unless specified by signage, photography and video is permitted by QVMAG.

Smoking

Smoking is NOT permitted at QVMAG.