Special update: On 23 December 2020, the Premier of NSW announced that all businesses will be expected to use the Service NSW QR code app as of 1 January 2021. To comply with this, it will be a term and condition of entry to all National Trust sites in New South Wales that visitors register using the app. You can download the app to your smartphone here.
Miss Traill’s House is reopening on Sunday 14 February 12pm – 3:30pm with timed entry tickets, due to COVID-19 regulations.
How to book your tickets
We are thrilled to welcome the community back to this Victorian-era bungalow and its wide collection of pieces that once belonged to some of the original settlers of the district. However, please note you must purchase a ticket in advance and timed entry applies. The interior of the house is open, but the Food and Beverage service will remain closed. Please read Terms & Conditions of Entry in advance.
History of Miss Traill’s House
A delightful heritage house museum. This Victorian-era bungalow was left to the National Trust in 1976 and the collection held features pieces that once belonged to some of the original settlers of the district.
What will you see when you visit
Built in 1845 by Reverend Thomas Sharpe, the house and its contents were left to the National Trust by the last resident, Miss Ida Traill in 1976. The house museum contains a wide and varied collection of furniture, ceramics, horse racing memorabilia and art, much of it bequeathed to Miss Traill by her antecedents, some of whom were the original settlers of the Bathurst district. Take a delightful stroll through the heritage garden and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. The garden also makes an ideal venue for weddings, luncheons and other functions.
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