Opening Hours

Closure of National Trust (Victoria) properties and attractions in Victoria.

In accordance with the revised Victorian state government guidelines, National Trust properties and attractions in metropolitan Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula and Yarra Valley will be closed from 5pm on Thursday 5 August 2021 until restrictions have been lifted. We will provide an update when we are able to safely re-open.

Regional Properties

Please note that our properties in regional areas remain closed unless specified below:

Please note that Lake View House will be open from on 11am to 2pm on Saturday 16 October.

Have you purchased tickets?
If you have purchased tickets to any of our events or attractions, please know that our team is working closely with Eventbrite to process refunds and/or hold bookings for when we re-open. Our team will be in touch with instructions shortly on all bookings. If you have any additional questions please email


The Old Melbourne Gaol is temporarily closed.

Old Melbourne Gaol: Open Wednesday to Sunday 10am – 5pm

The Cluedo Experience: Open Wednesday to Sunday 10am to 5pm

Ghost Night Tour: Select nights

Hangman’s Night Tour: Select nights

Como House is temporarily closed.

Como House:  Now Showing Doll House: Miniature Worlds of Wonder: Until 29 August 2021

Como Gardens: Open Monday to Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm

Como Shop: Open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am – 3.30pm


Portable Iron Houses: Closed until further notice

Polly Woodside: Closed until further notice

Geelong & Bellarine Peninsula

Barwon Grange is temporarily closed.

Barwon Grange: Open Sundays from 1pm to 4pm.

Portarlington Mill: Closed until further notice

Mornington Peninsula

McCrae Homestead is temporarily closed.

McCrae Homestead: Closed July and August.

Will re-open in September, Sundays 11am- 4pm.

Last entry is at 3.30pm.

Yarra Glen


Western Victoria

Port Fairy

Mills Cottage is temporarily closed.

Mills Cottage: Open on the first and third Saturday of the month and every Saturday during school holidays, 2pm to 4pm

Mills Cottage is closed from June to August, re-opening on the first Saturday of September.