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Fascinating glimpse of the past

Despite numerous visits to Berrima, this was the first time we visited Harper's Mansion. We were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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Definitely worth a visit!

The house is gorgeous inside & the history of the house is very interesting! The gardens are lovely... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Danielle L
Canberra, Australia
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“garden maze”(3 reviews)
“lots of fun”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
9 Wilkinson St, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
+61 2 4877 1508
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I've frequented Berrima a few times, but this was my first venture into Harper's Mansion. Need to be relatively fit for the walk up and the steep stairs within. The garden was amazeballs, lots of photo opportunites, especially the maze. The volunteer rundown was thorough...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rex_Pixens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite numerous visits to Berrima, this was the first time we visited Harper's Mansion. We were very pleased we did. The mansion is not huge and neither does it really suit the title "mansion". It is a lovingly restored town house that gives a glimpse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 2 December 2018

There is much more to Harper's Mansion than the splendid old house, built in 1836. There is also a wonderfully lush and extensive garden (much of which is like a little piece of England) and a maze that's fun - and challenging - for adults...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Pleasant visit. The gardens are stunning with such incredibly varied plants. The maze is excellent. The staff are happy to show you through the homestead at a cost of $8.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SunnyDebW
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Interesting house, with national trust gift shop, with a nice, maturing garden, including a maze and plants for sale.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly locals who’s happy to give us a summary history of this place. Feels like you travelled back in time

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sherwin M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We really enjoyed visiting this old mansion and finding out about its interesting history. The guide was excellent and the maze was a lot of fun.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ElizabethMWK
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Have been here twice now and still just as interesting as the first time. The guides give an explanation of the history and then you can explore the house and gardens and of course the hedge maze!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stephariffic
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The house is gorgeous inside & the history of the house is very interesting! The gardens are lovely and the maze was lots of fun. The guides were very informative and the whole family had a great time. It’s definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I had been wanting to come back to this maze for a few years now, the time and effort that goes towards the upkeep of this place is simply amazing, my son loved going through the maze as did I, if you are driving out...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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