Plan Your Visit

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

Museum opening hours

Shepparton Art Museum is open 6 days a week, 10am - 4pm on weekdays and 10am - 5pm on weekends.  SAM is closed on Tuesdays.


Elsewhere at SAM café

The Elsewhere at SAM café, located on Level 1 of our building,  is open 6 days a week for breakfast, lunch and coffee from 8am -  4pm. Elsewhere at SAM is closed on Tuesdays.
Access to the café before 10am is limited to the external entrance on Orchard Hill on the northern side of the building. If you have accessibility needs, please contact the café via phone on (03) 4804 5023 upon your arrival to arrange entry.
For more information, visit the Elsewhere at SAM website:



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

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.



For more information about how to book a tour, please contact our friendly front of house staff at

Food and drink

The Elsewhere at SAM café is located on Level 1 of the building and can be accessed internally via stairs or elevator, and externally via Orchard Hill on the northern side of the building.

Food and drink is strictly prohibited inside the galleries.