Visit the Brighton Town Hall (home to Bayside Gallery, Brighton Theatre Company, Brighton Art Society and the Brighton Historical Society) and the Bayside City Council Chambers during the Open House Melbourne weekend.
The Brighton Town Hall is a Classical Revival building and the historical and visual focus of the precinct. You'll also be able to view Bayside Gallery's latest exhibition Pets are people too.
The Council Chambers were complete in 1961 and designed by Kevin Knight. The interior of the circular foyer (now removed to make way for the Brighton Library), Council Chamber, and two circular meeting rooms were designed by Grant Featherston. Featherston was one of Australia’s most significant modernist designers.
The buildings will be open from 1pm until 5pm on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July. Entry is free.
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