Event held on November 14

Miss Traill's House and Garden

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Event runs from 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Monthly on the second Sunday, until 12/12/2021


History of Miss Traill’s House - A delightful heritage house museum. This Victorian-era bungalow was left to the National Trust in 1976 and the collection held features pieces that once belonged to some of the original settlers of the district. What will you see when you visit - Built in 1845 by Reverend Thomas Sharpe, the house and its contents were left to the National Trust by the last resident, Miss Ida Traill in 1976. The house museum contains a wide and varied collection of furniture, ceramics, horse racing memorabilia and art, much of it bequeathed to Miss Traill by her antecedents, some of whom were the original settlers of the Bathurst district. Take a delightful stroll through the heritage garden and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. The garden also makes an ideal venue for weddings, luncheons and other functions. The first session for entry opens at 12pm, with the last entry for 2 pm prior to 3 pm closing. Session times coincide with house tours and are as follows: 12 pm – 1 pm 1 pm – 2 pm 2 pm – 3 pm Entry Cost Adult $10 - Please note you must purchase a ticket in advance and timed entry applies. The interior of the house is open, but the Food and Beverage service will remain closed. Concession $8 - Concessions (senior, pensioner, full-time student, child 5-15 years Children (under 5 yrs) - free Family $26 - Family (2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children)