Calthorpes’ House

Calthorpes’ House is a window into an almost forgotten world. Built in 1927, this genuine survivor is a treasure house of domestic history

Location

24 Mugga Way
Red Hill

Opening hours

Saturday & Sunday

1pm—4pm

Tours at 1pm, 1.45pm, 2.30pm, 3.15pm

Admission

$7 Adult
$5 Concession
$15 Family

A visit to Calthorpes’ House will take you back to the time when the Calthorpe Family lived in the house.

Original furnishings, household appliances and photos reflect the fashionable ideal of style and taste in the middle class Australian home of the late 1920s.

Calthorpes’ House offers a range of popular community programs and learning programs throughout the year.

Admission includes a guided tour of Calthorpes’ House. 

You can also experience the house online via our Google Cultural Institute page.

The new Calthorpes’ House Interactive Tour is now available to download via iTunes

Read more about Calthorpes’ House here...

Go on a virtual tour
Contact us
02 6237 6500

Group Tours

Group tours are available by appointment at all of our three sites. Please contact us on 6237 6500 or email historicplacesbookings@act.gov.au for assistance with your booking.


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