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Address: Heysen Road, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8388 7277
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Great to see the great work out into keeping this important artist home and life alive with a centre such as this. You can visit see fanoue works and relive the life of this most... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Adelaide, Australia

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to see the great work out into keeping this important artist home and life alive with a centre such as this. You can visit see fanoue works and relive the life of this most famous australian painter.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing insight into an amazing artist,the guided tour was most informative , the studio is frozen in time and gives an accurate picture of the artists life ,the house was another example of life at the time of his great works ,the gardens were also a glimpse of a bygone era ,all in all the highlight of our visit... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You really must take the tour , it was so interesting looking around what amounted to a time warp , how it was back then , with a knowledgeable guide taking the group through each room in turn.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful look into the art world! Beautiful house, lovingly looked after and kept with many items from the wonderful painter Heysen. Also, his daughter has a collection within the house as well.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We went as part of our car club monthly outing .One of those places that locals say " Oh I must go there one day", and never do !!! Well get out there and visit The Cedars , the home of Sir Hans Heysen one of Australia's most talented landscape and still life painters. This is an amazing look at... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We visited The Cedars in August and would recommend this as a must do for anyone even remotely interested in art. A fascinating display in such historic settings.

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melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the Cedars whilst in nearby Hahndorf; I knew very little about Hans Heysen before the visit but loved hearing about his life and seeing his art and that of his daughter. The place is beautiful and very well set up for visitors our tour guide was excellent and informative. Don't miss this if you get an opportunity to... More 

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Hans Heysen's house and studio tour is a must see. The buildings are fascinating and the guides are. Terrific providing the visitor with so much insight into him and the family.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is the home, studio and garden of Australian artist Hans Heysen. Enjoyed the guided tour - our guide "Paula" was so lovely and had so many interesting stories to tell as we walked through the house and looked at Hans Heysen's artwork. There is a Shop to purchase prints of his paintings, cards, and bookmarks etc.

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Adelaide, South Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have been here a few times - mostly when the Adelaide Hills Sculpture Symposium is running. As an art lover, it is a brilliant time to go to meet sculptors as they create a landmark piece for the local community. The Cedars itself is Sir Hans Heysen's house and is well set up with both his and his daughter's... More 

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