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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  • The museum and gallery is a into this part of WA's history. There is an amazing array of Spanish artworks on display which would do any metropolitan museum proud. The gift shop has a good range of...  more »
  • definitely a major part of WA. history .worth the trip out for the day or two. not your typical country museum that one sees around the country .i believe it is now run by an outside...  more »
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