Plan Your Visit

Welcome to the Shepparton Art Museum. We look forward to your visit!

Opening Hours

The Shepparton Art Museum
The Shepparton Art Museum is open 7 days a week, from 10am - 4pm.

SAM is closed on Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday. 

The SAM Café
Monday - Sunday: 10am - 4pm

To make a reservation at the SAM Café:
Call 03 48-045-023


Entry to the Shepparton Art Museum is FREE for all exhibitions. 

In line with government restrictions lifting in late November 2o21, you no longer need to pre-book to visit SAM.

Getting Here

Shepparton Art Museum is located approximately two hours north-east of Melbourne.

Our address is:

530 Wyndham St, Shepparton, Victoria 3630

By car

From Melbourne,

Take the Tullamarine Freeway and Western Ring Road out to Melbourne. Turn onto the Hume Freeway, followed by the Goulburn Valley Highway through Seymour and bypass Nagambie into Shepparton.

Time: 188 km - 2 hours

From Sydney,

Take the South Western Freeway out of Sydney down to the Hume Hwy. Travel the Hume Hwy through Wodonga into Benalla. Turn onto the Midland Hwy and follow to Shepparton.

Time: 735km - 9 hours

By Public Transport,

V/line trains and buses run numerous times a day from Southern Cross Train Station in Melbourne to Shepparton. For travel information and up-to-date timetable, visit the V/line website or phone 1800 800 007.

Balfours Airport Director is a small regional business which offers a dedicated airport shuttle service between Shepparton and Melbourne's Tullamarine Airport, twice a day, seven days a week. For more information on timetables and fares to purchase your ticket, visit the Airport Direct website

Buses and taxis operate a regular service throughout Greater Shepparton. Local bus timetables are available from the Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre, while taxis can be booked by calling (03) 5822 2214.



Our schedule of tours and talks will resume starting 8 February, every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am.

To find out more, please visit here and refer to announcements on socials and our website for upcoming information.

For more information about tours, please contact our Public Programs Coordinator, Lisa Linton, at

Food and Drink

The SAM Café is located in the first floor of the building and can also be accessed via the garden hill on the Northern end of the building.

Food and drink is strictly prohibited inside the galleries.

COVIDSafety at SAM

Thank you for following the COVIDSafe guidelines and doing your part to keep our community and staff safe.

We ask all visitors to following the Victorian Government guidelines