Education at Belco Arts

Belco Arts offers a great educational environment and experience for primary and secondary students, in a beautiful and accessible lakeside arts centre.

  • Our galleries are free of charge and children of all ages are welcome
  • Exhibitions are generally appropriate for young audiences
  • You’re always welcome to arrive with a group during opening hours, no booking required, and you can see which exhibitions will be on display here
  • If you would like us to meet your group and talk to the students about the exhibitions, please contact our Artistic Director & Co-CEO, Moni McInerney to organise a time, or let us know if you have any other ideas for how we can provide a great experience for your students

Planning your school group visit:

  • Open 10:00am to 4:00pm, Tuesday to Sunday, closed public holidays
  • Easy bus drop-off and pick-up at our gallery entrance
  • Close to nearby playgrounds and picnic spaces including John Knight Park
  • Spacious, accessible and modern venue all on one interior level – for more information, see our access guide
  • First Aid trained Emergency Warden staff on duty during opening hours with first aid kits and automated external defibrillators available
  • Please leave bags and other belongings on the school bus as we do not provide public storage
  • We ask that students do not consume food and drink (except bottled water) in the gallery spaces
  • Please ensure adequate supervision of students at all times
  • Our Public Liability Insurance certificate of currency for 2024 is available here.