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Ayers House Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Lovely day

Great look at local history, very interesting rooms to see and learn about . Would be great for... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
7Amanda
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Adelaide, Australia
Victorian residence

We came upon this National Trust property by chance. It was such a lovely visit, not very big but... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
NottinghamJeF55
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Nottingham
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Ayers House Museum is a unique landmark and destination, the last grand mansion from the nineteenth century in the city that is publicly accessible and one which boasts some of the finest architecture and painted decoration in Australia. The museum...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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288 North Terrace | Adina Apartment Hotel Adelaide Treasury, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great look at local history, very interesting rooms to see and learn about . Would be great for school groups

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 7Amanda
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We came upon this National Trust property by chance. It was such a lovely visit, not very big but so interesting to see a totally Victorian house ,beautiful painted ceilings and dadoes, furniture and mementoes.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

This house was built in the 1860’s and had a few owners and purposes before being put into a museum. It is a fairly large house with many interesting rooms which showcase the period with time period furniture and artifacts. The summer room was very...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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ayershouse, Public Relations Manager at Ayers House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for your review, January is certainly the best time to visit the Summer Sitting Room and escape that Australian sun!

Reviewed 28 December 2017

A wonderfully preserved house of former times. It depicts what life must have been like in those days. As an example look at the dress in those days compared to the more relaxed style of today. The staff were really friendly and helpful. Personally I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Albert S
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I spent an hour here and enjoyed this beautiful home. Very well restored and maintained with pleasant staff to assist if needed. Especially liked the nursery.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

It was lovely to be able to wander around this old home and try to imagine what life might have been like.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank andiec704
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Impressive front facade, friendly and knowledgeable staff. We recommend you take a personal tour of the house as it is the best way to learn about the family that lived there and also how the house has been preserved and restored to its original splendour.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank luke3822017
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Ayers House is a fascinating look into a colonial mansion. We had a guide from the NT as part of the ticket and spent a wonderful 90 mins exploring the part of the house that are accessible. It's a pity that part of it is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank chivasLakeMacquarie
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This beautiful Heritage Listed home is well worth a visit. Take a trip back in time and marvel at the Antique furniture and many other antique collections. Worth having a guided tour with the fabulous guides who know everything about this home and some great...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank marylyn b
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We were on our way to the Botanical Gardens when we came upon this place. There is literally no advertising or publicity for this in Adelaide that we have seen. It is a fantastic old place with attractions ranging from intriguing to fascinating with some...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Roy H
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