Lanyon Homestead

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Lanyon Homestead is one of Australia’s premier historic properties. Set at the foot of the Brindabella Ranges on the banks of the magnificent Murrumbidgee River; you will enjoy gorgeous views of the Australian countryside during your visit. The precinct’s centrepiece, the 1859 Homestead, has been beautifully restored and furnished.

Enjoy a guided tour of the homestead and explore the outbuildings that made this pastoral property a showpiece in the region. Picnic in the garden with a view to the hills beyond the Murrumbidgee River or take a leisurely stroll through the rambling gardens surrounding the homestead. Share a meal or light snack at the Barracks Espresso Bar and Eating House.

School and other groups are also catered for with special packages available that include a guided tour with morning/afternoon tea, or lunch included. Function rooms and outdoor spaces are available for hire.

Lanyon Homestead is easily accessible and is only a twenty minute drive from Canberra’s city centre.

Facilities

Art & Culture Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Disabled access available Enquiry Desk Family Family Friendly Food and Refreshments History & Heritage Museums Australia Museums Australia Nature & Wildlife Picnic Area Public Toilet Shop Visitor Information Centre Walk

Rates

From AU$5.00

Includes a guided homestead tour.
Adults $7, seniors and students $5, children under 5 are free.

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