Open House Melbourne took place in 2022 over the Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July weekend, opening the doors to some of Boroondara’s most iconic buildings.

We will provide the dates for Open House Melbourne 2023 when these become available. In the meantime, you can see below the great range of iconic buildings that opened their doors in Boroondara during the 2022 Open House Melbourne weekend.

Boroondara's Open House Melbourne 2022 locations

The locations that were open to the public for Open House Melbourne in 2022 included the following.

Boroondara City Council building from street level showing the clocktower

Camberwell Civic Precinct, Camberwell

The home of Council, which has been in service since 1890.

Find out more about Camberwell Civic Precinct

Hawthorn Arts Centre building from street level showing the clocktower and main entrance area

Hawthorn Arts Centre, Hawthorn

Behind the curtain at one of Victoria’s leading galleries and performing arts venues.

Find out more about Hawthorn Arts Centre

Front entrance to Kew Court House on a sunny day

Kew Court House, Kew

Victoria’s longest-serving police station.  

Find out more about Kew Court House

Outside the Annie Hughston centre showing the curved architecture of the building

Annie Hughston Centre, Balwyn North

Fintona’s exciting new mathematics and science precinct.

Find out more about the Annie Hughston Centre

Looking up at the exterior of Auburn Uniting Church showing it's red brick design and tower

Auburn Uniting Church, Hawthorn 

Featuring the prominent Auburn Tower and panoramic views of Melbourne.

Find out more about Auburn Uniting Church Complex

Looking up the hill at the former Hawthorn tram depot from the tram lines

Former Hawthorn Tram Depot, Hawthorn

Learn about Melbourne’s heritage tram fleet.

Find out more about Former Hawthorn Tram Depot

Front entrance to the Lyon Housemuseam showing the curved and modern architecture

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries, Kew

One of Melbourne’s largest dedicated contemporary arts precincts.

Find out more about Lyon Housemuseum Galleries

Steps leading to the entracnce of the St Faiths Anglican Church showing the building exterior and spire in the background

St Faith’s Anglican Church Burwood, Glen Iris

The first modern church of its kind, heritage listed by the National Trust.

Find out more about St Faith’s Anglican Church Burwood

Inside the Villa Alba showing a large room with high ceilings, hardwood floors, and a fireplace and ceiling artwork that are both intricately designed and decorated

Villa Alba Museum, Kew 

The magnificent 1880 Italianate mansion overlooking the Yarra River.

Find out more about Villa Alba Museum

Exterior of Tay Creggan building showing the front entrance with ivy covering the bottom floor windows and intricate designs along the endge of the gable roofing

Tay Creggan, Hawthorn

One of Victoria’s finest examples of Victorian Queen Anne Revival architecture.

Find out more about Tay Creggan

More information

For more information about City of Boroondara’s Open House Melbourne program, contact Boroondara Arts at [email protected] or on (03) 9278 4770.

About Open House Melbourne

Open House Melbourne is a chance for the community to celebrate Melbourne’s architecture and heritage by opening buildings of significance over one weekend each year. You can find out more on the Open House Melbourne website.

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