New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery, New Norcia

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Get a glimpse of the fascinating history of Australia's only monastic town at New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery. The museum features an eclectic mix of monastery memorabilia, a collection of 16th-century religious art, and a famous botanical collection. Take a guided tour to find out more about New Norcia's Benedictine community and Aboriginal mission. The artworks on display include oil paintings by post-Renaissance Spanish and Italian masters, as well as photographs, sculptures, and one video work by contemporary Australian artists. The gift shop offers freshly baked bread, as well as locally produced wine, ale, and olive oil. Our New Norcia tour itinerary builder tool makes visiting New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery and other New Norcia attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • A very interesting and informative tour of the New Norcia township included viewing of the Museum and Art Gallery. Great to be able to go behind the scenes.  more »
  • I spent an afternoon on the guided town tour, ...3hrs she said ..and boy was she right. So much information, so many beautiful buildings and the plus, was our guide was a Rosando Salvador whiz. Amazin...  more »

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