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Mildura Arts Centre & Rio Vista Homestead

Mildura Vic 3505 199 Cureton Ave, Mildura, Victoria 3500, Australia
+61 3 5018 8330
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Amazing

Rio Vista is just one of the best historical homes I have seen. The craftsmanship that went into... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
kerbar
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brisbane
Old and New

The house of times gone bye and with a great story to tell, the Arts Centre is a well balanced... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
GLW1941
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Melbourne, Australia
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Mildura Vic 3505 199 Cureton Ave, Mildura, Victoria 3500, Australia
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+61 3 5018 8330
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"stained glass windows"
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"old homestead"
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"historic house"
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"permanent collection"
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"free entry"
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"great art"
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"original furniture"
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"river view"
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"kylie minogue"
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"fascinating history"
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"restoration work"
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"gold coin donation"
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"portrait exhibition"
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"early history"
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"video presentation"
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"step back in time"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rio Vista is just one of the best historical homes I have seen. The craftsmanship that went into the building of this home in that era is just brilliant. A must see and it is free.

Thank kerbar
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

The house of times gone bye and with a great story to tell, the Arts Centre is a well balanced counter point architecturally to the adjoining residence, well worth the visit.

Thank GLW1941
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This was a treat! Rio Vista is an old Victorian mansion that has been very well preserved with original furniture including some delicious wallpapers. It had an informative 10minute Video as well about the establishing of Mildura and the irrigation which supports it. Downstairs (mostly...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The Art Gallery was very impressive and as they regularly change their exhibits it is worthwhile going every few months. Rio Vista house was interesting and the stained glass windows were brilliant.

Thank Jack B
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit , very interesting history. Great art work to look at. Very friendly staff very helpful with what to look at. Great sculptures to look at outside. Really interesting Victorian house to wander around very grandeur. Cafe to sit and relax to...More

Thank Rose B
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This grand Victorian house with American influences is replete with Mildura's history and the vision of its founders. The reason for the replacement fountain was tragic and understood. It is well worth seeing as one of the most erudite attractions in Mildura. The assistants there...More

Thank Philip N
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Association with Mildura's history is the connection with this house. Interesting to visit and experience old style living conditions (if you were wealthy).

Thank Calook
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Mildura Arts Centre and Rio Vista House was great. Cool for the air con but more than that it featured three exhibitions by local artists. Mostly 2d but a sprinkle of 3d. When i visit i like to see local artists using their local...More

Thank treasurechild
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The Mildura Arts centre and Homestead,are well worth your patronage. From the history or live entertainment the theatre and Homestead are beautifully presented. The live entertainment is excellent,with local , national and international artists performing. One can sit with a Chardy and watch world class...More

Thank Howard J
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

The original home of the Chaffey family who established Mildura as a prime agricultural region is faithfully restored and renovated. Nice to have had a guide explain the history and answer our questions on the way round. Connected to the house is a modern art...More

Thank Mike J
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