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Old Government House and Garden

Belair National Park, Adelaide, South Australia 2004, Australia
+61 8 8278 5477
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Interesting place to see

interesting and varied, great to walk around and take your time to look and learn. well signposted... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2015
JenJ46
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New Zealand
Nice little spot to tour

The Government House is only open certain times. We managed to get in on a Sunday and toured the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2015
StanleyandMarie
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Ontario, Canada
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  • Very good51%
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13 Jun 2015
“Interesting place to see”
28 May 2015
“Nice little spot to tour”
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Belair National Park, Adelaide, South Australia 2004, Australia
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+61 8 8278 5477
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Reviewed 14 June 2015

interesting and varied, great to walk around and take your time to look and learn. well signposted and laid out

Thank JenJ46
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The Government House is only open certain times. We managed to get in on a Sunday and toured the interior of the building for free. Very interesting history throughout the house - lovely dining room and morning room that has entertained many heads of state...More

Thank StanleyandMarie
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Great opportunity to see a unique piece of Australian history. It was built in 19th Century as the Governor's country retreat (with an indoor plunge pool!) with a separate cottage for his servants - now beautifully restored and maintained by volunteers. Spent a lovely hour...More

1  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Old Govt house in Belair National Park is a lovely little gem (albeit rather small), and the indoor swimming pool has to be the main surprise - just to see that over 100 years ago such a thing existed. Good if you like Victorian things...More

1  Thank Aussiegirl64
Reviewed 25 December 2011

The gardens are beautiful & the house full of history. Watch for open days or events that are sometimes held in the grounds. Lovely gates at the front of the property.

5  Thank Zumba12
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