Abbotsford Convent facade

Abbotsford Convent Social History


Pay a visit to this iconic Melbourne building and discover the diverse history of the Convent. The land was historically used as a meeting point for the Kulin Nation and later became a convent when the Good Shepherd Sisters ran a closed monastic site for over a century. Find out how it came to be the centrepiece of an arts, culture and education community as it is today.

Bookings essential by Thursday 14 February 2019.

Date: Thursday 21 February 2019
Time: 11am - 12.30pm
Venue: Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford
Cost: $15 full price, $12.50 concession