Everglades House & Gardens

COVID-19 UPDATE: Following NSW Government stay at home orders, Everglades House & Gardens will be closed until further notice.

Everglades House & Gardens is open Thursday to Monday, 10am – 4pm, with pre-booked tickets.

History of the Everglades House & Gardens

The rare beauty of Everglades House & Gardens in Leura – one of the most exquisite villages of the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains region – is a site you have to see when you visit New South Wales. The Moderne-style 1930s house is set amongst 5.2 hectares of gracefully designed gardens. From Everglades House & Gardens, you can enjoy sweeping views over Jamison Valley to Mt Solitary.

What will you see when you visit

Named ‘The Everglades’ by the original owner of the house, Georgina Stonier, in 1923 the architecture was complemented by its world-renowned gardens in the 1930s. Designed by Danish-born landscape gardener, Paul Sorensen, Everglades treats its visitors to the most spectacular example of inter-war period designed gardens in Australia. Enjoy the tranquil reflection pool, the grotto pool and walk the winding paths down the terraced garden. After a day exploring, enjoy the delicious fare available at the Everglades House & Gardens Tea Room, currently only open on weekends. Alternatively, feel free to bring your own morning tea, lunch or afternoon snack and enjoy a picnic on the beautiful grounds instead.

Everglades House & Gardens makes a wonderful location for special occasions including weddings, parties, private and special event hire. You will have seen the gardens and house feature as the location in a number of films, television programs and magazines because of its beauty and location.

How to book your tickets

We are thrilled to welcome the community back to the beauty of this Art Deco house and meticulously designed gardens, however, please note you must purchase a ticket in advance, unless you are redeeming a Service NSW $25 Discover voucher. You are welcome to use your voucher at this National Trust Property when you purchase your tickets upon arrival.

Book your ticket to visit Everglades House & Gardens – unless redeeming a Discover NSW voucher.

Everyone is welcome at Everglades House & Gardens, however we are unable to accommodate pets of any kind. Thank you for understanding.

As required by NSW Government regulations, all visitors must use the Service NSW QR code to check in at properties. You can download the app to your smartphone before you visit us. Please read Terms & Conditions of Entry in advance of visiting.

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Address:

37 Everglades Avenue
Leura 2780 NSW

Open:

Every Thursday to Monday 10am – 4pm. Last entry 3pm.

Phone:
(02) 4784 1938
Email:
everglades@nationaltrust.com.au
Entry Fees:

National Trust Members – FREE
Adult - $15
* Concession - $10
Family - $35
Child (under 5 years) - FREE
(* Concession applies for full-time students, seniors, pensioners and children aged 5-15 years.)

Please note: To ensure we can manage timed entry and safe physical distancing, we are asking visitors to pre-purchase tickets via Eventbrite. Booking fees will apply.

What we offer:

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