MMHC Open Day, Saturday 3 August

Walk reflectively in the footsteps of Saint Mary of the Cross MacKillop and be challenged in your own life by Mary’s example

Courtesy: MMHC Archives used with permission

To enable families, parish communities and other visitors to celebrate the life of St. Mary MacKillop here in Melbourne, MMHC has a Weekend Open Day on Saturday, 3 August 2019 between 10.00am and 4.00pm.

This is a wonderful opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds to learn something about the early life of Mary MacKillop in Melbourne prior to 1860.

  • Pray in the Chapel
  • Take a tour of the Museum
  • Visit the Gift Shop
  • Enjoy light refreshments in the peaceful surroundings

A guided Mary MacKillop Walking Tour around East Melbourne & Fitzroy will leave from MMHC at 11.00am. Bookings essential for the walking tour, please contact the reception desk on (03) 9926 9300.

After a tour of the Museum, make your way down to our historic refreshments area and enjoy a nice hot cup of coffee / tea served with a delicious scone with jam and cream. Other cakes and slices are available on the day. If you’re after something savoury why not enjoy a warm bowl of pumpkin or minestrone soup.

Saturday, 3 August 2019

10.00am – 4.00pm

Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre

362 Albert Street, East Melbourne VIC 3002

For more information please call (03) 9926 9300 or email