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Conserving Calthorpes: Collection Manager Talk
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Conserving Calthorpes: Collection Manager Talk
26 August

Caring for a house museum with an extensive original collection is critical to ensuring that future generations can access the site and gain an understanding of this region’s history

Calthorpes’ House 90th Birthday Celebration
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Calthorpes’ House 90th Birthday Celebration
16 September—15 October

Visit the beautiful spring garden and celebrate the 90th birthday of this significant site

Garden tour: Canberra gardens in spring
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Garden tour: Canberra gardens in spring
29 September—13 October

Canberra Gardens are at their most spectacular in spring

Cakes & Flowers: It takes the Cake
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Cakes & Flowers: It takes the Cake
30 September

Calthorpes' House comes alive with the sights and smells of cake baking and decorating

Family Activity: Flowers at Calthorpes’ House
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Family Activity: Flowers at Calthorpes’ House
14 October—15 October

In this hands on activity, children will make an arrangement inspired by the flowers the Calthorpe family used to use to decorate their house

Within living memory
Exhibition
Within living memory

Within living memory presents oral histories focused on the lives and memories of the people who have lived and worked…

The convict years
Exhibition
The convict years

The convict years explores Lanyon in the 1830s and 1840s when property owner James Wright and his assigned convicts lived…

Getting it together
Exhibition
Getting it together

Getting it together includes early photographs, memorabilia and insights relating to the complex issues debated at the time of Federation.

Cunningham family album
Exhibition
Cunningham family album

An exhibition of historic photographs of Lanyon and the Cunningham family, who lived and worked here between 1849 and 1926.