Convent Gallery

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Australian Tourism Award Winner, the Convent Gallery is a must-do whilst in Daylesford. It offers a wide range of experiences – history, art & culture and beauty at every turn. The building, once the Holy Cross Convent, now houses a museum, multiple gallery spaces, a beautifully restored chapel, a cafe, a giftshop, all surrounded by beautiful gardens.

In the museum you will discover the history of this amazing building and its past occupants – the Presentation Sisters & Holy Cross Boarders.

The Gallery exhibits work by local, national and international artists. Featuring fine art, sculpture, prints, ceramics, glassware and textiles. The exhibition program, changing every eight weeks, showcases a diverse array of traditional and contemporary artwork.

Bad Habits Café produces world-class fare in a sunlit atrium and art filled room. As well as serving up tasty lunches, the café is famous for its freshly baked scones, High Teas and great breakfast.

The Convent Giftshop specialise in jewellery, fashion and accessories, produce and unique gifts.

A visit to the convent must include a meander through the gardens.

The Convent is all a popular Wedding destination offering couples two stunning purpose-built function rooms, several ceremony & photo locations and a NY-style Penthouse.


Bar Cafe Carpark Conference/Convention Facilities Family Friendly Gallery / Museum Lawn / Gardens Shop / Gift Shop



Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Victoria Tourism Industry Council Visitor Information Centre


From AU$5.00

Entry fee goes towards the maintenance of the building and gardens.
Allows entrance into gallery, museum & gardens

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