The convict years explores Lanyon in the 1830s and 1840s when property owner James Wright and his assigned convicts lived and worked at the edge of European settlement.
A Google Map showing the location of ACT Historic Places
All ACT Historic Places sites will be closed from Mon 14 Dec 2020 for the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Lanyon will re-open Thu 7 Jan 2021, Calthorpes’ House will re-open Sat 16 Jan 2021 and Mugga-Mugga will re-open Sat 6 Feb 2021.
Wednesday – Sunday 10am-4pm
Guided tours of the gardens and outbuildings available
Main Homestead closed due to COVID restrictions
Tharwa Drive Tharwa
Saturday and Sunday 1pm—4pm
Guided tours of the gardens available
House closed due to COVID restrictions
Guided tours at 1pm, 1.45pm, 2.30pm, 3.15pm
24 Mugga Way Red Hill
Open Saturday and Sunday 5-6 December 10am - 2pm Tours at at 10.15am, 11am, 11.45am and 12.30pm