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An imposing building and an amazing history. Get past the less than friendly signs and fee... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
Detailed DELIGHT. Historical Family Life on Show

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the HALL. Even though it was chilly, we received a very warm... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lyndoch, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

An imposing building and an amazing history. Get past the less than friendly signs and fee collector and you will love this place. You have to leave backpacks and handbags in your car - you can take in a purse or wallet... understandable when you...More

Thank Noshtalgia
Reviewed 5 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the HALL. Even though it was chilly, we received a very warm welcome from staff. Would love the Coach House open to public as well.

Thank ibeamum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a delight to visit this gorgeous home filled with antiques and odds and sods from all over the world. Each room is staged to replicate typical rooms of that era, for instance, where the nursemaid or housemaid might sleep, the pool room (the exterior...More

Thank Ettadallas1432
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Martindale Hall while staying in the Clare Valley. An amazing place! It was like stepping back in time. Everything is very well preserved. So many rooms with so much to see. The lady at the front door had a good knowledge about the history...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The hall was amazing but unfortunately the lady working the front door was very rude. Which was a shame

Thank Christy S
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

What a delight it was to see this glorious old mansion. Beautifully preserved, and a truly wondrous experience. Even our 8 year old daughter was impressed!

Thank GhostWhoWalks23
Reviewed 20 May 2018

What a beautiful house with a great insight into some of the early pioneers. Nice to amble around and lots of interesting facts on display around the building. Had a lovely chat with caretaker and she filled us in on some of the history of...More

Thank iain m
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This building is a glimpse of the wealth that was around in the late 1850s built at a cost of about $50 million in todays dollars. A well maintained exhibit with many interesting features set in an imposing building shows a lifestyle that was very...More

Thank Mountainbilly1
Reviewed 28 April 2018

A place not to be missed if you are in the Clare Valley. Historic Martidale Hall gives you a glimpse back into time into a significant part of SA rural history. Make sure you allow enough time to see all the rooms and read the...More

Thank gray_darren67
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We wanted to visit as this was the school in Picnic at Hanging Rock. A lovely drive to get there and a terrific insight into the lives of the owners. Well preserved with beautiful grounds to picnic in.

Thank Robbie S
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