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Walsh Street Design Tours

Tue May 2nduntilTue May 16th

$25 - $35

Experience Walsh Street

‘Walsh Street’, the house Boyd designed for his own family in 1957, is his most well-known work. It has been extensively published both nationally and internationally as an exemplar of modernist Australian architecture and a house that continues to influence architectural thinking. It is now the home of the Robin Boyd Foundation.

We are pleased to announce that during Australian Heritage Festival and in partnership with National Trust, there will be a programme of Walsh Street Design Tours each Tuesday 11am until 1pm.

Featured as a part of the National Trust Australian Heritage Festival 2017: ‘Having A Voice’, we will be offering the opportunity to learn more about Boyd and his design legacy, with guided Design Tours through the Walsh Street residence.

Robin was considered the architectural voice of the late 1940’s – 1960’s. Leading the Small Homes Service and through his weekly newspaper columns in both The Age and Herald, Robin was a defining, thought provoking, and at times, controversial voice. The Design Tour includes an introduction to Boyd, the design of the house, and discussion about Boyd’s ideas and opinions of the time. Guests are then free to explore the house within the 2-hour session:

Tour Sessions: 11am – 1pm
Tuesdays: 18 & 25 April, 2, 9 & 16 May, 2017
Bookings essential:  RBF Friends $30.00*/ General Public $35.00 (prices are exclusive of GST)
Further program highlights: www.australianheritagefestival.com.au

*We advise that the discounted price is only applicable for one membership,
and cannot be applied across several tickets, unless those tickets holders
are also Friends members.

 

 

 

 

 

Details

Start:
Tue May 2nd
End:
Tue May 16th
Cost:
$25 - $35

Venue

Robin Boyd Foundation
290 Walsh St
Melbourne, VIC 3141 Australia

Organiser

Robin Boyd foundation
Email:
information@robinboyd.org.au

Tickets

Tuesday 18th AprilFull Price Adult TicketOut of stock!$35.00

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Tuesday 18th AprilFriends TicketOut of stock!$30.00

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Tuesday 18th AprilStudentOut of stock!$25.00

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Tuesday 25th April

Tuesday 25th AprilFull Price Adult Ticket
$35.00

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Tuesday 25th AprilFriends Ticket
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$30.00

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Tuesday 25th AprilStudent
$25.00

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Tuesday 2nd May

Tuesday 2nd MayFull Price Adult Ticket
$35.00

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Tuesday 2nd MayFriends Ticket
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$30.00

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Tuesday 2nd MayStudent
$25.00

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Tuesday 9th May

Tuesday 9th MayFull Price Adult Ticket
$35.00

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Tuesday 9th MayFriends Ticket
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$30.00

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Tuesday 9th MayStudent
$25.00

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Tuesday 16th May

Tuesday 16th MayFull Price Adult Ticket
$35.00

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Tuesday 16th MayFriends Ticket
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$30.00

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Tuesday 16th MayStudent
$25.00

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