Convent Gallery

Currently Closed
  • Address: 7 Daly Street, Daylesford Victoria Australia 3460, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +61-353483211
  • Ticket Price: 5 AUD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Bar, Art Gallery, Historical Site, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Tourist Center, Family And Kids

A superb Victorian era building with a rich history the convent gallery started out as something totally different than what its today. Built during the 1860s, during the Gold Rush it was actually the residence of the then Gold Commissioner. Later during the 1880s the Catholic Church purchased the place and opened a convent school for girls. In the end of 20th century the church was closed in need of greater reparations and purchased by an artist named Tina Banitska in 1988.

Through her efforts and perseverance the place has transformed into an art gallery as well as a place for weddings and other events. The gallery houses number of artworks like paintings, ceramics, glassware, textiles and many more from local artists. Not only is the place one of the best art galleries in Victoria but also home to some stylish bars and cafes. Overall the Convent gallery offers a wholesome experience of satisfying all your senses.

  • Located close to Daylesford Railway station.
  • Ask locals for direction. Drive or walk here if possible.

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  • Convent Gallery Address: 7 Daly Street, Daylesford Victoria Australia 3460, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
  • Convent Gallery Contact Number: +61-353483211
  • Convent Gallery Timing: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Convent Gallery Price: 5 AUD
  • Best time to visit Convent Gallery(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Convent Gallery: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Daylesford include Convent Gallery in their plan

  • 61.82% of people start their Convent Gallery visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Convent Gallery

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

80.77% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Convent Gallery

People normally club together Daylesford Day Spa and Shakti Massage while planning their visit to Convent Gallery.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • We would highly recommend this gallery. There's a cafe, plenty of art and a lovely shop on your way out. The gardens are fabulous.

  • Quaint old convent. Lovely staff and food. Enjoyed wondering around and the chapel is a place to be quiet and feel God's presence

  • A beautiful place with rich history. There e is also a very nice cafe at the entrance.

  • The most superb stunning views and gardens and galleries. The staff are helpful and very attentive. The meals are amazing.

  • Beautiful surroundings, accomodating staff & well priced tasty meals. No dramas for the chefs to change my burger roll to sour dough instead of the brioche bun when I advised brioche & I are mortal enemies. Loved my "happy birthday" song from the servers as well. An afternoon well spent!

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