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The Sisters of Mercy and Governor Weld 1871

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Mercy Heritage Centre Perth

86 Victoria Square

Perth, WA 6000

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THIS TOUR DAY WE EXPLORE THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE FIRST CATHOLIC GOVERNOR OF PERTH FREDERICK WELD AND THE SISTERS OF MERCY. Enter this 1871 convent via the front entrance on historical 86 Victoria Square in the East End Heart of Colonial Perth. See our bronze statue of Ursula Frayne the leader of the Mercy orders first sisters in Western Australia in 1846. Historic House - Free guided tour of the 1871 Convent of Mercy and relaxing cuppa and cake in our dining room with our informed volunteers. Learn about the Sisters of Mercy arrival in 1846 to the Colony of Perth. Sharing our stories, heritage, culture and hospitality.

Morning Tea 10.30am - 11am

Guided Tour 11am - 12 noon

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Not suitable for children under 10

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Public transport: Red Cat Stop 27 Mercedes College Goderich Street

Street Parking

What can I bring into the event?

Cameras and questions welcome, no food or drink in the tour areas

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Phone 93254155 (Tuesday to Friday 9am to 5pm) to discuss your group booking or special requests

or email mercyheritage3@westnet.come.au

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Mercy Heritage Centre Perth

86 Victoria Square

Perth, WA 6000

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