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Nice historic Victorian house with beautiful garden

Nice historic home in Stoke, just outside Nelson; one of the first homes to be built in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Historic Treasure In Stoke

While visiting Nelson I was walking along and found Broadgreen House. Beautiful! I love old things... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
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276 Nayland Road | Stoke, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 3-547 0403
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice historic home in Stoke, just outside Nelson; one of the first homes to be built in the settlement. Now owned by the local council and staffed by volunteers, it is furnished in the Victorian era of the first family. Just $5 entrance fee and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jasmine38Chichester
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

While visiting Nelson I was walking along and found Broadgreen House. Beautiful! I love old things and history and this place did not disappoint. A friendly and helpful lady on reception greeted me and explained a little about the house, $5 entry paid and she...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

You can visit this historic house and see how people used to live. It is set out to show you how things were. It is also set in lovely gardens including beautiful rose gardens so a good time to go is when they are all...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank onawinner2016
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Broadgreen house is amazing. Went to the market and had a tour inside the house. Was blown away. Its amazing. Would love to go back.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed September 24, 2018

An opportunity to look back at how our predecessors lived in the early years of European settlement. A lovely old house and when the roses are in bloom I'm sure the gardens would also be worth the visit. Thanks to our volunteer tour guide Jenny

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank New_South_Woodies
Reviewed August 7, 2018

There are some very interesting exhibits captured in a natural preserved environment. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed May 8, 2018

So worth the $5, We were hesitant due to lack of time and money, but so glad we did. I did end up wishing I had more time as I knew I would, spent too much time in the garden wondering whether to go in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank KaylinC28
Reviewed May 7, 2018

This is a wonderful place to visit and imagining just what life was like for the early immigrants. The volunteers.do a wonderful job keeping the house in tip top condition. It is free entry for local people.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank maureenmac2015
Reviewed April 28, 2018

What a fabulous place to visit. The lady that greeted us was so nice and very informative about this beautiful historical house. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sonja W
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Have visited Broadgreen many times over the years and there is often something new to see. Yes, the lighting in the dining room is in keeping with the period and, I assume necessarily low for preservation of some materials, but, for my friend and I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tessa G
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