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MONA in Hobart, Tasmania: the largest privately-owned museum in Australia

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MONA in Hobart, Tasmania: the largest privately-owned museum in Australia

On a recent trip to Tasmania, I had the opportunity to visit MONA, which after hearing so much hype and doing an abundance of background reading, I predict

Museum of Old and New Art The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) is an art museum located within the Moorilla winery on the Berriedale peninsula in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. It is the largest privately funded museum in Australia.MONA was officially opened on 21 January 2011. #Tasmania #Hobart #Australia #tour #tourism #tourist #touristattractions #touristdestination #touristspot #touristplaces #tasmaniaholidays #tasmaintourism #tasmanian #tasmaniatours #tasmaniatourist #tasmainatour

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The forthcoming opening of Australia’s largest private gallery, the Museum of Old and New Art in Tasmania is giving the public the chance to not only experience a private, contemporary art collection in a unique setting, but also the opportunity to, for a few days at least, live among the work.

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20-01-1868: Mona Vale Mansion, Ross, Tasmania, Australia.

Mona Vale Mansion, Ross, Tasmania, Australia, c1880’s - Mona Vale was built in 1867 for the wealthy land owner and Tasmanian Parliamentarian Robert Quayle Kermode. At the time of its competition, it became the largest private house in Australia. It has received multiple royal visits over its lifetime. The sandstone house is also known as the Calendar House and has 365 windows, 52 rooms, 12 chimneys and 7 entrances. It is named after Castle Mona, the historic seat of the Duke of Atholl.

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The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) is located on the island of Tasmania, and is the largest privately funded museum in Australia. The evolving exhibit features contemporary works and modern art.