Lanyon Homestead lies at the foot of the Brindabella Ranges and is one of Australia’s premier historic properties. The precinct’s centrepiece, the 1850's Homestead, has been beautifully restored and furnished.


Tharwa Drive

Opening hours

Open Tuesday to Sunday

Guided or self-guided tours of the Homestead are available

Phone 6237 6500


$7 Adult
$5 Concession
$15 Family

Set within superb gardens the Lanyon precinct includes an historic homestead and outbuildings sited within a working rural property.

Sheep and cattle still graze on the timbered hills and fertile banks of the Murrumbidgee river.

Admission includes a guided tour of the Homestead.

Lanyon also offers a range of exciting community and learning programs and special events.

We also provide unique venues for weddings, anniversaries and other celebrations.

The enticing Barracks Espresso Bar and Eating House has spectacular views and is a popular destination for week day luncheons and a weekend breakfast.

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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 for assistance with your booking.

Wheelchair access

The Historic Site comprises a variety of areas, some of which provide independent access, and others which may require assisted access.

Disabled parking is provided in the public carpark area and at the back of Lanyon Homestead. For further information, please contact us on 6237 6500 or email

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