Virtual Doll’s House
Explore a virtual doll’s house view of the exterior and famed interiors of Villa Alba in Kew, Victoria using this clever multimedia animation, by Mark Playdon. The animation includes explanatory captions. Click the image to enter this virtual world. (Opens in a new tab.)
Villa Alba Gardens
Explore the gardens and surrounds of the 1880’s mansion in this Youtube video. The recreated parterre in the front garden follows the original design and is planted with authentic 1880’s plant species. (Opens in a new tab.)
Mara Schwerdtfeger at Villa Alba Museum
In 2020, sound artist Mara Schwerdtfeger performed at the Villa Alba Museum. Her performance was part of a design commission presented by MPavilion, Open House Melbourne and Melbourne Music Week. (Opens in a new tab.)
Victorian Collections is a partnership between the Australian Museums and Galleries Association (AMaGA) Victoria and Museums Victoria. It is a central portal to Victoria’s rich cultural heritage and diverse histories. Villa Alba Museum uses Victorian Collections to showcase a number of items in its collection.