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Bendigo Art Gallery

42 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
+61 3 5434 6088
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Yet another great experience at Bendigo

Visited Bendigo Gallery to see the Marimeko Exhibition. It was wonderful, the fabrics and colours... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
carltonCanberra
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Canberra
Definitely a must see!

Whether there’s an exhibition on or not, Bendigo Art Gallary is definitely a must see! Their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aliceyes
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Launceston, Australia
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Established in 1887, Bendigo Art Gallery is the largest, and one of the oldest regional galleries in Australia. The Gallery's collection is extensive and varied with an emphasis on 19th century European art and Australian art from 1800s onwards, alongside a strong collection of contemporary Australian art. The collection is complimented by dynamic temporary exhibitions and a diverse range of public programs and events.
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42 View St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited Bendigo Gallery to see the Marimeko Exhibition. It was wonderful, the fabrics and colours as expected amazing. The Gallery staff again great.

Thank carltonCanberra
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether there’s an exhibition on or not, Bendigo Art Gallary is definitely a must see! Their permanent display is vast and beautiful and holds a lot of history of the local region. Their gift shop is good, although a little pricey. Their cafe is also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marimekko exhibition was fantastic.Bendigo Art Gallery puts on fantastic exhibitions, centrally located in Bendigo CBD

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit to the Bendigo Art Gallery; what a lovely place! Was delighted to see that the Marimekko Exhibition was still showing. A splendid exhibition, beautifully displayed, plenty of viewing space which really allowed all pieces to be seen and appreciated. Excellent curation. Very...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The advertising states the art gallery is one of the oldest and largest regional galleries in Australia - my wife and I love galleries. We trotted off on 24/5 for a look see - overall it was a good presentation but somehow I was somewhat...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Art Gallery. Enjoyed the Exhibition and also took the opportunity to view all the current work at the Gallery and the permanent collections. Fabulous Cafe with great food and very special staff. Very highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bendigo Art Gallery has really good exhibitions Always try and go to them. Lunch in the cafe underneath is always very good

Thank Catherine D
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and for visiting the Gallery as much as you can. The Marimekko exhibition is certainly a beautiful and interesting exhibition. See you again soon. Mark

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the building and displays and collection of modern and classical piecs. Fashion related exhibitions are fun.

Thank Frances244
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and for visiting the Gallery. The Marimekko exhibition is certainly fun and full of colour. See you again soon. Mark

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the exhibition on Thursday at 1100. Had tkts with time prebooked. Exc way to avoid crowds. Nice & relaxing. Fab vollection of clothes glasswear & furniture fabrics with good story of Marimekko. Some pieces behind glass .. others not. Natural fibres in printed cottons...More

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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, for visiting the Gallery and exploring our beautiful city. The Marimekko exhibition is certainly a beautiful exhibition and yes the staff are all hoping for a revival as well. See you again soon. Mark

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very much enjoyed this temporary exhibition. The gallery’s permanent display rooms are also excellent.

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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and for visiting the Gallery. The Marimekko exhibition is certainly a beautiful exhibition. See you again soon. Mark

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elsaep
22 May 2016|
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Hi there, Thank you so much for your question. Walking from Bendigo Train station to the Gallery takes approximately 15 minutes. Straight up Mitchell Street and View street past the Forever Marilyn sculpture in Rosalind... More
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