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Bendigo Art Gallery
Ranked #4 of 43 things to do in Bendigo
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed May 29, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Catherine D
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

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 May 27, 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

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

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Reviewed May 24, 2018 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 linen wool. Relevant styles today. Well fonstructed pieces in the best of Finnish design. Hoping a revival is at hand. Lotsa soace to wander. No stairs. Lotsa light . An easy day commute by rail from Melbourne. Nearby shops have some furnishing & clothes items.. some offering 10 % discount with exhibn tkt. Only $15 for exhibition & $16in 1st class carriage on Vic rail fod5 rtn tkt.. girgeoys lunch in wine bar just across the road. Easy walk from stn...

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

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.

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Mark

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

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

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Mark

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

The gallery is perfect for the Marimekko exhibition, there is room to hang large swathes of the fabrics and visitors can truly appreciate them against the white walls. This is a large exhibition with a number of rooms. The standing exhibition is also good.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mark O, Guest Relations Manager at Bendigo Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you FlyingVisitor9 for your review and for visint our Marimekko exhibition.

See you again soon.
Mark

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