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Miss Traill’s House

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Heritage collection an 1845 house

Conducted tours by friendly, knowledgeable guides every weeknd are a feature and wander through the... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2017
Brian A
Georegs Plains
Wonderful House

A lovely visit with an extremely informative tour with Susan who was so articulate and friendly... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2017
Sydney, Australia
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321 Russell St | cross st Peel street, Bathurst, New South Wales 2795, Australia
+61 2 6332 4232
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

Conducted tours by friendly, knowledgeable guides every weeknd are a feature and wander through the classical garden with some extremely old plants and trees.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Brian A
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Nice house and gardens, but some of the original house feel and features were lost with 20th century renovations. It shows an interesting glimpse into the history of a long life in Bathurst..

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Darryl C
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

A lovely visit with an extremely informative tour with Susan who was so articulate and friendly. Brilliant to have an insight to the past. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank L4008IYstaceyb
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Miss Traill's House in Bathurst is a beautiful example of a period home at 321 Russell Street. Built in 1854 for a local Reverend then later owned by a Miss Traill who lived there from 1931 to her passing in 1976. Still in its original...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We only got there 5 minutes after the last tour of the day had commenced. We were told to go in the kitchen to view the video which had started. Afterwards, we were given the guided tour which only lasts 20 minutes or so. A...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Abbykat
Reviewed September 19, 2016

Our Year 2 class visited Miss Traill's House for our History unit this term. We wanted to learn about how people's lives have changed over time. The guides were well-informed about the history of the House and Bathurst and were able to tell us how...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank j0nich0lls
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Recently visited Miss Traill's House and Garden at 321 Russell Street in Bathurst and was amazed. This heritage house and garden is a real "treasure trove" of wonderful furniture, china, silverware and art. The friendly Tour Guide was so knowledgeable and added lots of interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed August 3, 2016

The Blayney Garden Club visited Miss Traill's House and had a guided tour of the house and gardens. The most impressive feature is that all of the items on display are the authentic possessions of the late Miss Traill, not items "bought in" to "fill...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Roslyn M
Reviewed July 16, 2016

On the excursion to Miss Traill’s House, the Kindergarten and Year 1 students discovered how family life has changed over the past 100 years, interacted with authentic sources and investigated local Bathurst history. The children were divided into small groups and taken on a guided...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank GillianKeough
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Miss Traill's house is worth a visit if you are in Bathurst on a weekend. Lots to see - memorabilia of the Lee family, one of the early settlers of the area. Pleasant gardens - take your own picnic, or group lunches or morning teas...More

Date of experience: December 2015
5  Thank JutlandDalkeith
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