Open Days at La Trobe’s Cottage 2017

Take the chance to explore a vital part of Victoria’s rich history at La Trobe’s Cottage

Visitors to La Trobe’s Cottage will learn how Charles Joseph La Trobe, Victoria’s first Governor and a keen botanist, lived with his family in early Melbourne on their garden estate at Jolimont. They will also learn about La Trobe the visionary administrator, who played an important role in setting up the whole framework of modern Victoria. 


Please note bookings are not required for these open days.

For weekday group tour enquiries email or phone (03) 9656 9889.







Admission Prices

General admission

Adult $5

Concession $4

Child $3

Family (2 adults & 2 children) $12


National Trust member



No bookings required


La Trobe's Cottage - Planning your visit


Corner of Birdwood Avenue & Dallas Brooks Drive, The Domain
Melbourne 3004 VIC

Bookings Office on 03 9656 9889 Mon-Fri

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