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New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery

150 Kms North of Perth Via Great Northern Highway, New Norcia, Western Australia 6509, Australia
+61 8 9654 8056
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Very interesting

We camped in the area near the ovals which was a lovely quite spot. We booked the tour which goes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mariaryan59
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Canberra, Australia
Loved the history

Stayed overnight in guesthouse with colleagues for a Benedictine experience. Some beautiful pieces... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Grammy1405
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Morayfield, Australia
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150 Kms North of Perth Via Great Northern Highway, New Norcia, Western Australia 6509, Australia
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+61 8 9654 8056
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We camped in the area near the ovals which was a lovely quite spot. We booked the tour which goes for 21/2 hrs our guide Gary was fantastic he had a wealth of information regarding New Norica. Hearing how the establishment and history of the...More

Thank mariaryan59
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed overnight in guesthouse with colleagues for a Benedictine experience. Some beautiful pieces of art on display and loads for history buffs to see in the museum. Our group particularly enjoyed learning more about the Benedictine history in Australia.

Thank Grammy1405
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Had been told by friends to visit here but really did not know what to expect. Make sure you do a guided tour as you will see and learn so much. The museum and art gallery appeal to all ages and tastes with some truly...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Did the Guided tour with Garry and so glad we did he was great. We're else in Aus can you see an original Raphael tempera drawing( head of an apostle) . Simply stunning art gallery.

Thank Ros H
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

This is my second trip into the museum and store. It took me more than an hour to browse through the museum. The entry fees are reasonable and the store sells different types of souvenirs. Worth a visit and enjoy the fragrance of New Norcia...More

Thank HappyWanderer168
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Visiting the museum and art gallery at New Norcia provides insight into the fascinating history of the establishment and history of the Benedictine community in Australia’s only monastic town. The gallery has some interesting religious art. We bought some of the bread, wine and olive...More

Thank LindsayMann
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

well worth a visit into the museum ,even have a lift to get to upper floors , good way to spend an hour or so reading about the history ,whether your religious or not . dont forget the seniors discount on entry. We did not...More

Thank miriam w
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

A most interesting museum and an excellent collection of religious art. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality within this museum / art gallery. Very good souvenir shop reasonably priced. Friendly staff.

Thank 746ballfamily746
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Took my mum and dad from England to New Norcia over the Christmas holiday and had a wonderful time. New Norcia is tranquil, relaxing, peaceful, fascinating and is a great day out. I go there a couple of times a year and sometimes do the...More

Thank Theresa R
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

My daughter and I drove out to New Norcia for something to do and decided to do the 2 hour guided walk of the town. What a gem! So much history and it was really interesting to listen to Demi share her knowledge with the...More

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Normal clothes are ok but would suggest good shoes for walking around, basically roads and paths.
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