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“A trip back in time” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Como Historic House and Garden

Como Historic House and Garden
Corner of Williams Road and Lechlade Avenue | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
61 3 9827 2500
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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15 reviews
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“A trip back in time”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

On one of the windows, one of the children who lived in the house when it was a home has scratched a message to her brother into the glass, ask the guide about it, really interesting and amusing! Beautiful house and grounds, just a wonderful slice of history you can view as it was way back when.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
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“A Melbourne love story”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Beautiful grounds, a lovely little cafe with its own gardens out the back. A great place for a little picnic, and fun for kids with chickens running around!

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Melbourne, Australia
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“stunning property”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

A wonderful place to spend a day in. The gardens are immaculate. The house offers lovely views. Great food.

Over the years, I've visited this place at least 5 times, and each time I'm in awe. I've even attended a wedding there, and it was so romantic and lovely.

PLEASE NOTE that currently, they only allow group bookings as they're undergoing renovations! It's best to phone ahead on 98272500

Visited February 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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“House tour a must”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

House tour was fascinating and the grounds are beautiful to relax in with a picnic or a coffee and cake from the cafe!

Visited November 2011
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“Great old house”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

The setting is quiet and gardens lovely. The residence is preserved as it was as residence. We enjoyed the function room in the Garden for a birthday party.
Victorian artifacts in the house educational and well displayed.See some early Melbourne history and try to imagine it as it was surrounded by farmland and river only!

Visited January 2012
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