Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Berriedale

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Art Museum · Specialty Museum
A large, privately owned art museum, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) represents the love child of Tasmanian millionaire David Walsh, who nicknamed it a "subversive Disneyland for adults." Built into the cliffside, the museum features a labyrinth of intentionally gloomy, windowless exhibition spaces displaying Walsh's collection of fun, quirky, and provocative art. Take a self-guided tour with an iPod--you'll receive one upon entrance--and begin your journey by walking down the spiral flight of stairs. The museum opened in 2011 after a renovation to the tune of $75 million. To visit Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) and get the most from your holiday in Berriedale, create itinerary details personal to you using our Berriedale trip planning app.
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  • It is worth taking the ferry here as a relaxing way to arrive. Note everyone needs to book in advance and us Tasmanians get in free but have to pay a $10 deposit. Downloaded the O app so we could...  more »
  • The best aspects of this wank art museum are the toilets and the fact that it's been built inside a cave. Of course, sadly, they did ruin a cave for this. Lots of plaster vaginas on a wall made...  more »

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