Visit Dimbola in Freshwater Bay – Julia Margaret Cameron’s home and workplace.
Photos courtesy of Dimbola Museum & Galleries
About Dimbola Museum & Galleries
Dimbola was the home of the celebrated Victorian photographer Julia Margaret Cameron in Freshwater Bay.
It is now a museum and galleries dedicated to her life and work, which also showcases contemporary exhibitions from photographers around the globe. There is also a tearoom and gift shop.
Photos courtesy of Dimbola Museum
Julia Margaret Cameron
Julia Margaret Cameron (1815 – 1879) was one of the most important early photographers and is now recognised the world over as a pioneer of photography as art.
For 15 years between 1860 to 1875, Dimbola was Julia’s home and workplace. Now the building is preserved by the Julia Margaret Cameron Trust and made open to the public.