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Amazing

Wonderful old house,many beautiful rooms to look in with some beautiful old furnishings. Enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mariaryan59
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Canberra, Australia
Travel back in time - a fascinating experience

For those who love to see historic homes furnished in the true style of the Victorian Era, this is... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
TravellerLoretta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Olive for sharing your lovely home with us. It is clear the resident 'spirit's are happy with your care & devotion to detail, although I asked permission to enter, I still felt a chill when entering the hall (37 degree heat).The collection of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful old house,many beautiful rooms to look in with some beautiful old furnishings. Enjoyed our visit,didn’t find it very spooky but would say it would be at night, if you did the night tour and stayed maybe next time.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a grand old house so many things to see a few different buildings to see.I talked to Mrs Ryan and she told me a few stories about the hous and history of it, she was a very nice lady and her late husband have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

For those who love to see historic homes furnished in the true style of the Victorian Era, this is a tourist attraction worth a visit. We enjoyed wandering around the property - there are a few different buildings to explore . It's such a shame...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravellerLoretta
Reviewed December 4, 2018

the highlight of our trip, thoroughly enjoyed the experienced, what a grand old house, didnt see or feel anything unusual,would revisit if in junee again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kerrie H
Reviewed November 1, 2018

The lovely lady who owns Monte Cristo was on the desk in the shop and chatted to us about her lovely home. Monte Cristo is well worth the visit.......so much to see and experience. It takes you back in time and gives us all a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

The lady Mrs. Ryan greeted us as we walked into the little shop and explained all about the house, we went on our way into the house our grand daughters were a bit iffy at first but then enjoyed seeing the old furniture etc. and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim M
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We spent a very enjoyable 2 hours looking around this homestead. Our guide, Lawrence was very informative about both the original owners and the renovation carried out by his father. We loved the antiques and the history tinged with humour. Would thoroughly recommend the tour!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michellerig
Reviewed October 5, 2018

would have loved to do night tour but ran out of time but great to walk through. old carriages were excellent

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chris m
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Has lots of potential. Needs a re vamp. Get rid of Halloween stuff from the ball room. In the shop you enter and leave have some decent gift shop stuff, not pots n pans. Very disappointing, would not go back in a hurry

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jim M
October 6, 2018|
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Response from Marilyn C | Reviewed this property |
Open 10 am to 4 pm Friday - Monday. Pensioners pay $10, children $6.
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cherylapearce63
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Bruce F | Reviewed this property |
Cheryl I don't recall the entry fees, sorry. They run the ghost tour, I think, as part of an overnight accommodation package, at night. There is no restriction on photography.
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Jasmine M
September 29, 2017|
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Response from Lyn S | Reviewed this property |
It was $12 Adult $6 Children $30 Family & $10 concession. Cash only
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