School Holiday Family Tours at Sydney Living Museums

  • Sat Jul 02 2016
  • Preschoolers
    Family
    Kids
    Mums & Bubs
    Parents Only
    Teens
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These school holidays, unlock the secrets of our house museums with tailored tours for children and families included with museum entry.

Family Tours at Elizabeth Bay House

Take a family tour of Elizabeth Bay House to discover the secret histories and interesting factoids of the Macleay Family who used to live in this gorgeous house over a century ago! Or discover what was once one of the world’s largest collections of beautiful butterflies, magical moths and interesting insects. Don’t worry, they aren’t alive!

Where:  Elizabeth Bay House
When:    Friday - Sunday in the holidays; 10am, 12pm, 2pm – Children’s tour. 11am, 1pm, 3pm – Family tour
Cost:       Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

Family Tours at Elizabeth Farm
Take a family tour of Elizabeth Farm to unlock the stories of this historic farmstead. Go back in time and be a convict servant for the Macarthurs or do the washing just as they did in the 1800s. Afterwards explore the house and abundant garden at your own leisure.

Where:   Elizabeth Farm
When:     Daily in the holidays. 11am, 1pm – Children’s tour. 12pm, 2pm – House/Garden tour. 3pm – Highlights Tour
Cost:        Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

Family Tours at Meroogal
Explore the historic house Meroogal in Nowra during a family- friendly tour. Uncover the stories of the house and then gets hands-on and try out some 19th century 3D and sound technology; pump water from the well, and play outside games.

Where:   Meroogal, Nowra
When:     Thursday to Saturday in the holidays. 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm.
Cost:        Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

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Family Tours of Rose Seidler House
Go back to the fifties and imagine what it would be like to live in Rose Seidler House – the most talked about house in Sydney. Discover what all of the fuss was about when you join a family-focussed tour of the house and grounds. Afterwards, kids are invited to use the free drawing materials to create a modernist inspired take-home artwork.

Where:   Rose Seidler House
When:     Sundays in the holidays
Cost:        Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

Family Tours of Rouse Hill House & Farm
Head to the farm these holidays and find out about the fascinating history of Rouse Hill House & Farm! Take a farmyard tour to explore the stables and meet the chooks, ‘Pudding’ the cow and our horses Spirit and Larry. Ring the school house bell and explore the 19 th century school room with its animal specimens, piano and blackboard. There’s plenty to see and do!

Where:   Rouse Hill House & Farm
When:     Daily in the holidays. 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Cost:        Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

Family Tours of Vaucluse House
Meet our goats and chooks, then find out how food was made, stored, served and eaten in the past in a Farmyard to Table children’s tour. Or take a family tour of the grand house and get to know the interesting lives of the Wentworths, who used to live here many, many years ago! Peak into all of the rooms, see inside the kitchen, go down into the cellar and explore the tasty kitchen garden – yum!

Where:    Vaucluse House
When:      Daily in the holidays. 10am, 12pm, 2pm – Children’s Tour. 11am, 1pm, 3pm – Wentworth Family tour
Cost:         Included with museum entry. General – $8; Children – $4; Family – $17; SLM Members – FREE

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