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Heide Museum of Modern Art

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A Hidden Gem with Public Gardens

At the recommendation of three strangers, we knew we had to stop at Heide's Museum of Modern Art... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
Fabulous exhibition Mirka Mora

It’s a delight to see the distinctive work of Mirka Mora. The beautiful well presented exhibition... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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7 Templestowe Rd, Bulleen, Manningham, Victoria 3105, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the recommendation of three strangers, we knew we had to stop at Heide's Museum of Modern Art. We did not go into the Museum itself but just enjoyed the Free Sculpture Gardens surrounding it and they don't dissapoint. Aside from seeing the Aboriginal Tree...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a delight to see the distinctive work of Mirka Mora. The beautiful well presented exhibition Drawings and Dolls is well worth a visit to see. Also the exhibition Diana Chappell Thickness of time is superb. And there is a lot to see at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to Heide twice now and enjoyed the day each time. The setting is amazing - so peaceful wandering around the grounds between the houses that hold the exhibits. The visiting exhibits are done really well and have a great mix of info and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

There is so much history in this place that you pick up on the guided tour that it really is essential that you take this opportunity to make the most of a visit to the Heide museum. The art is exceptional but the story is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AAAMM1
Reviewed October 8, 2018

The Heide Museum of Modern Art consists of garden-like grounds (sometimes literally) with three separate buildings that house the artwork of the former owners (now deceased). It also has a gift shop, and a bustling restaurant that had no tables available, sadly, when I went!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Featherstone exhibition which unfortunately ends on 7 Oct. Well put together exhibition showcasing Grant & Mary Featherstone's signature pieces which were ground breaking for the time. Also visited Heide I & II which is included in the entrance fee. The grounds are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The cafe food was above standard, the service was wonderful and friendly, the exhibitions were informative and stimulating, the gardens were relaxing. Checkout the interesting workshops before you go.Easy stroll for all ages around the gardens. Note: no need to download the app, we found...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank U4827ZHbeths
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I have seen first part of the museum it wasn't anything to exiting, too closed in and didn't smell very nice. You can visit 3 parts of the museum if you like Australian modern art. I liked the location and the parkland that surrounds the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aura L
Reviewed September 13, 2018

My group travelled by Metro Trains to Heidelberg station - trains every 20 minutes - and then a route 903 bus - one should be every quarter of an hour - to Bulleen Road, from where it was a 300 metre partly uphill walk to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Have been to Heide a few times over a number of years and have always been impressed by the museum itself, its exhibitions , its shop and its marvellous cafe. On my last visit I was escorted by one of the museum's volunteer guides. This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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March 23, 2017|
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Response from NYEastVillage | Reviewed this property |
The best thing to do is use the Public Transport Victoria (PTV) planner. It is excellent - on the web or download the PTV app. You can input your location and the Heide address and it map out options for you. I use it all... More
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Response from 294JulieL | Reviewed this property |
Picnic lunch would be perfect and there is no charge to go in the grounds. Not sure about dogs but you could ring Heidi and find out. The grounds are large so I imagine there would be no problem.