Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  Australia  /  Victoria  /  Daylesford  /  Museums  /  Convent Gallery
Convent Gallery, Daylesford
(4/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
A former convent turned art center, world-class wine bar, museum, and artisan boutique, Convent Gallery is where history and the present moment meet. Acres of landscaped botanical gardens abut the convent, adorning your view with seasonal flowers, local flora, and serenity. One of the oldest buildings in town, the convent houses galleries featuring local art, shops selling jeweler and clothing, as well as a restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. For spooky experience, consider taking the ghost tour of the convent at night. To visit Convent Gallery on your trip to Daylesford, use our Daylesford vacation route planner.
Create a full Daylesford itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Daylesford

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Daylesford by other users

3 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Daylesford & Melbourne BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 2 days in Daylesford & Creswick BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Daylesford BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • A must see for all. Beautiful old building with a lot of history. Lots of works of art, jewellery, pottery, glassware, etc. But not your normal gallery. Take a stroll around the beautiful gardens and ...  more »
  • first time visiting this lovely place, beautiful gardens to walk through and also just sit and enjoy the views around, lunch was delicious, generous servings great service 
  • Took the penthouse suite for 2 nights.Great accommodation, comfortable, great views, well equipped kitchenette but would be excellent if it had a microwave. Only negative some broken floor tiles in ki...  more »
Google
  • Charming 19th century mansion high on Wombat Hill overlooking the township of Daylesford with gorgeous views. There is so much to see while wandering inside and outside this intriguing building set on six acres of prime land. The mansion includes a unique 3 level gallery of different types of fine art, a retail area, chapel and nuns museum.
  • Absolutely delightful staff. Particularly the lovely young lady who served me and was quite the singer. Sorry I can't remember your name but you'll know who you are. What a treasure you are. The convent and gallery is amazing. The altar bar...wow! Will certainly return when I'm next in Daylesford.
  • Nice cafĂ©. Interesting little art gallery, even if you're not religious
  • we had a large family high tea for my mums 90th birthday, not enough food provided for the number of people and the $1100 spent, position of table outside awful. View of car park and no privacy and not accessible, had to step on garden to get to other end of table. Some staff were great (Dee) but the service for food and drinks and general information was slow and unprofessional. Overall very disappointed and unhappy. Will not be returning!
  • Old nun convent. Nice architecture and good modern art gallery