Mary MacKillop Penola Centre

Mary MacKillop Penola Centre

Mary Mackillop, a woman ahead of her time - her work & motivation. Early education in Australia Father JT Woods - Priest. Scientist - His interesting and significant scientific work in the region. The Schoolhouse - Historic building of 1867. The Interactive centre was built in 1998 - Interesting Architectural design.

Address: 
Cnr Portland Street and Petticoat Lane, Penola, SA
Tel: 
0887372092
Hours: 
10am-4pm Daily
Admission: 
$3.50 per person, school children free, $2.40 per person for coach groups.
Facilities: 
Shop with books & mementos, talks, town tours, videos, toilets, refreshments, wheelchair access, research room
Collection: 
Mainly text panels with supporting artefacts and early history of Penola and the region of South Australia.
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Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse - Schoolroom display

Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse - Schoolroom display
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Woods Mackillop Schoolhouse -schoolroom display

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Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse - bedrooms

Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse - bedrooms
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Woods Mackillop Schoolhouse - bedroom display

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Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse

Woods MacKillop Schoolhouse
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Woods Mackillop Schoolhouse. Commissioned by Father Julian Tenison Woods. Blessed by Mary Mackillop taught and lived there in 1867.