Primary School Portraiture Program

An Introduction to portraiture with practical activities included.


This program offers primary school audiences the opportunity to learn about the practice of portraiture and to experience the variety of practice in this field. 

Students will participate in role play becoming artists, critics and subjects to bring the works to life as well as making their very own portraits to take home.

Booking Information

Duration – 1.5 hours
Cost – $7 / $5 PSFP and CAP Schools, per student.
Bookings – (02) 9258 0122

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Location Details


National Trust S.H. Ervin Gallery, Watson Road, Millers Point (The Rocks)


Tuesday - Sunday, 11am - 5pm


Mondays & Public Holidays
Closed - Monday 24 December to Tuesday 1 January (inclusive)
Easter - closed Good Friday only

(02) 9258 0173
[email protected]
Entry Fees:

$12.00 - General
$10.00 – Seniors and Concessions
$4.00 – National Trust Members
(children under 12 free)

*Selected exhibitions may incur special prices

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