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Sat July 27th @ 10:00 am - Sun July 28th @ 4:00 pm

The home of one Australia's most influential architects Robin Boyd is open for a special tour for 100 visitors during Open House Melbourne to meet an AIA award winning architect who will talk about Boyd's lasting impact on Australian design and contemporary architect and tour Boyd's experimental, mid-century modern house.

The foundation has created these special tours for The Robin Boyd: Centenary of Design program and 2019 will be the first time the Walsh Street residence has been open for the annual Open House Weekend. The tours are on a first come, first serve basis for a nominal fee. Booking must be made through Open House Melbourne's ticketing system, which will open in June. See details about OHM's annual weekend festival.

Boyd House II or Walsh Street was designed by Robin Boyd for his own family in 1957 and is his most well-known work. It is an exemplar of modernist Australian architecture, and a house that continues to influence contemporary architectural thinking is an exemplar of modernist Australian architecture.

To get early notification of special tours of Walsh Street or other Robin Boyd Foundation events, consider joining our Friends Membership.

In 2019, the Foundation is celebrating the 100th anniversary of Robin Boyd's birth and is offering a special Centenary Friends Membership as part of our Centenary of Design Program, in addition to our general Friends Membership. Demonstrate your commitment to good design and support the Robin Boyd Foundation to continue and grow the legacy of Australia's iconic architect and awareness of his midcentury modern home Walsh Street (Boyd II).

When & Where

Date/s: Saturday 27th July 2019 - Sunday 28th July 2019

Times: 10am - 4pm

Venue || Location

 Walsh Street | Robin Boyd Foundation  Events 1 Events
⊜ 290 Walsh Street South Yarra | Map
Walsh Street | Robin Boyd Foundation290 Walsh Street, South Yarra, , 3141
✆ Event: (03) 9820 9838 | Venue: (03) 9820 9838

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