To help us protect our displays and venues from damage, we ask visitors to observe the following conditions of entry to the NFSA.

The NFSA building is smoke-free. This includes the Cafe and Courtyard. Reception staff can direct you to the closest designated smoking area if required.

Food and drink are not permitted in Arc cinema or the Gallery. Photography is not permitted in the Gallery.


General admission to the NFSA is free. Screenings at Arc cinema and some programs have a charge.