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Interesting place and the homestead has some nice rooms and antiques. It wasn’t particularly spooky... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Suneeti
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Melbourne, Australia
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majestic

the highlight of our trip, thoroughly enjoyed the experienced, what a grand old house, didnt see or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kerrie H
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1 Homestead Lane, Junee, New South Wales 2663, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the highlight of our trip, thoroughly enjoyed the experienced, what a grand old house, didnt see or feel anything unusual,would revisit if in junee again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kerrie H
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The lovely lady who owns Monte Cristo was on the desk in the shop and chatted to us about her lovely home. Monte Cristo is well worth the visit.......so much to see and experience. It takes you back in time and gives us all a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank D_Walton2013
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The lady Mrs. Ryan greeted us as we walked into the little shop and explained all about the house, we went on our way into the house our grand daughters were a bit iffy at first but then enjoyed seeing the old furniture etc. and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim M
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We spent a very enjoyable 2 hours looking around this homestead. Our guide, Lawrence was very informative about both the original owners and the renovation carried out by his father. We loved the antiques and the history tinged with humour. Would thoroughly recommend the tour!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michellerig
Reviewed 6 October 2018

would have loved to do night tour but ran out of time but great to walk through. old carriages were excellent

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chris m
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Has lots of potential. Needs a re vamp. Get rid of Halloween stuff from the ball room. In the shop you enter and leave have some decent gift shop stuff, not pots n pans. Very disappointing, would not go back in a hurry

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Interesting place and the homestead has some nice rooms and antiques. It wasn’t particularly spooky during the day but that’s to be expected. Out the back is an old hearse with skeletons, spiders etc. and a ballroom with cheap Halloween props that had a kid’s...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Suneeti
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We really loved this homestead, the most haunted house in Australia. So much to see and you'll need some time to see it. We enjoyed chatting to the lady who lives there and who watched the home changing from a rundown place to what it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We visited last weekend. A truly spectacular home once, but alas a lot of work is needed to restore this to a safe, tourist friendly ,stately home. Is it haunted ? Well , $24 disappeared out of my wallet mysteriously never to be seen again....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard R
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I went with my 15 year old daughter to Monte Cristo on the 21st July. The following day, we visited before coming back to Sydney. Jasmine didn't want to leave Mrs Crawley's room. She said, "I just want to stay in here dad". I took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jasmel
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Jim M
6 October 2018|
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Response from Marilyn C | Reviewed this property |
Open 10 am to 4 pm Friday - Monday. Pensioners pay $10, children $6.
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cherylapearce63
21 January 2018|
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Response from Bruce F | Reviewed this property |
Cheryl I don't recall the entry fees, sorry. They run the ghost tour, I think, as part of an overnight accommodation package, at night. There is no restriction on photography.
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Jasmine M
29 September 2017|
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Response from Lyn S | Reviewed this property |
It was $12 Adult $6 Children $30 Family & $10 concession. Cash only
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