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Convent Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Worth the visit

An interesting place. Well worth the visit. The house and gardens are delightful. If only walls... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Simon255093
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Adelaide, Australia
via mobile
Highlight of the visit

Do not miss. Follow the guide and you will see everything. Opens at 10 which was annoying because... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennybelle4
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Melbourne, Australia
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A feast for the senses, the gallery is more than a three level haven of fine art in an historic 19th century mansion. With its decadent retail areas, Mediterranean restaurant, relaxing Altar bar and lounge, restored chapel, nuns museum, penthouse...more
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Daylesford Victoria Australia 3460 7 Daly St, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An interesting place. Well worth the visit. The house and gardens are delightful. If only walls could talk!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Simon255093
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not miss. Follow the guide and you will see everything. Opens at 10 which was annoying because we were there at 9 but checked out the garden while we waited. The scones are yummy too so make sure you stop for both. Staff very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennybelle4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Daylesford is a small quaint village situated very close to Ballarat in the wine growing area and an area well known for healthy hot spring retreats. We did not allocate enough time to spend here to enjoy all of the sites such as the old...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank freeworldtravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really surprised with how creative they were with use of the space to promote art. Before stopping to have a tea in the restaurant, a friend and I went on the tour and it was really a great idea. The area itself is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Juliana L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended my cousin’s wedding here last week. The place is absolutely gorgeous. The food was amazing and the service was great. Loved the lit up balcony at night.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MariRM25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a delicious afternoon tea there, with really friendly service. Even met the owner of the gallery, as we viewed all the floors, and. She was very friendly too. Saw some of the convent's history, as well as interesting artwork Lovely strolling through the gardens.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Valerie J
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

The convent gallery is located in a converted convent atop a hill in the middle of Daylesford. The building has largely been restored to house artistic galleries, a museum, a cafe, bar and function centre. There are 3 levels of galleries dedicated to local artists....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GaryW584
Reviewed 10 December 2018

There is a cafe at the entrance and a large gift shop in this 3 level Gallery. The art varies and the history of this old convent is on display everywhere. Enjoy an hour or two wandering around the gallery.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gerry V
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Service was sharp, on the ball. Coffee was really nice, hot and tasty. We had a sweet snack of the biscuits of the day and a slice of cake, all delicious, maybe a bit on the high side for price. Will be back though, Great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Tina and her team have put together an amazing experience at the Convent Gallery, the cafe is a lovely space and the galleries are well curated and full of interesting art works. The Convent Gallery is one not to miss.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Damian V
conventgallery, Owner at Convent Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Thank you Damian for your lovely review! Best wishes, Tina

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June M
26 January 2016|
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Response from conventgallery |
hi June yes there is disabled parking entry straight up Daly st. where our function centre is. we also have a lift to access the the first floor. please gicv us a call if you are visiting and we will direct you to the... More
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