Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre, East Melbourne.

Be inspired on a visit to the Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre located in East Melbourne, where you can learn about Australia’s first and only canonised saint!

The Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre will be having an open day as part of the Victoria Seniors Festival 2023. The open day is on Saturday 28 October from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Explore the Mary MacKillop Museum with one of the centre’s knowledgeable guides or independently with their Audio Tour (please note that the Audio Tour is designed to be used on your own device and headphones).

Relax in the Contemplation room or visit the Chapel where Mary MacKillop prayed. A highlight of your day will be enjoying a cuppa with a Sister of Saint Joseph.


  • Museum Tours: running hourly from 10:00am to 3:00pm (approximately 40 minutes)
  • Mary’s Little Lon Walking Tour: 11:00am (approximately 90 minutes)
  • Book in for a tour here:
  • Walk-ins for tours are welcome (subject to availability on the day).