Convent Gallery, Daylesford

4.2
#1 of 6 in Museums in Daylesford
A former convent turned art center, world-class wine bar, museum, and artisan boutique, Convent Gallery is where history and the present moment meet. Acres of landscaped botanical gardens abut the convent, adorning your view with seasonal flowers, local flora, and serenity. One of the oldest buildings in town, the convent houses galleries featuring local art, shops selling jeweler and clothing, as well as a restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. For spooky experience, consider taking the ghost tour of the convent at night. Work out when and for how long to visit Convent Gallery and other Daylesford attractions using our handy Daylesford trip itinerary planner.
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  • The Convent started out life in the 1860's as a residence built for the Gold Commissioner. In the 1880's the property was bought by the Catholic Church and used initially by the resident Priest...  more »
  • It is worth visiting here for the history of the building and the gardens. Although the climb to the top where the bell tower used to be is up some fairly steep stairs it is worth the effort to see...  more »
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  • Great place to visit. Nice cafe and art gallery all mixed in with a lot of history.
  • Beautiful place to wander around and get lunch. Easy to spend a couple of hours if you do all of the building. Amazing little chapel. And staff are great. Some great views back over Daylesford as well

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