If you don't join one of our expert guides on the New Norcia Daily Town Walking Tour, then you'll only ever be guessing at what lies behind locked doors and hidden cloisters. It's the best way to discover Australia's only monastic town!
The National Trust has classified 27 buildings in New Norcia and the town as a whole is registered on the National Estate. The most impressive interiors are only accessible on the guided tour.
New Norcia's many layers are revealed as your guide takes you 'behind the scenes'. Hear stories of the town's changing history, See Baroque, Gothic revival, Byzanthine, Italian, Renaissance and Latin architectural styles, sit in the monks private chapel, visit the Abbey Church and the castle-like St Ildephonsus' and St Gertrude's Colleges.
Whether your passion is for history, art, architecture or nature, or you just want to escape into the relaxing pace of New Norcia, this tour is for you.
Daily guided town tours last two hours and depart at 11am and 1:30pm daily (except Christmas Day). Book your tour at the Museum and Art Gallery, or why not purchase a combined ticket for the tour and entry to the Museum and Art Gallery.