Old Government House

Situated on the traditional lands of the Burramatta Darug, World Heritage listed Old Government House is the oldest surviving public building in Australia.

Built by convicts, it became the decision-making centre of the colony and served as the ‘country residence’ for the first ten Governors of Australia.

Today, this elegant Georgian house stands in 200 acres of parkland, overlooking the Parramatta River. It is home to the National Trust’s premier colonial furniture collection, early textiles and significant homewares from the time of the Governors. Please note that access to the house is currently by guided tour only.

 

 

 

Old Government House sits within Parramatta Park. Throughout the year events are held in the Park which will mean some, or all, of the Park is car-free. Please see Parramatta Park What’s On for more information.

Old Government House

Address:

Parramatta Park, Pitt Street Entrance
Parramatta 2150 NSW

Open:

Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 4pm
(Closed Mondays)
Last Tour 3.30pm

Closed:

Mondays
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day
New Years Day
Good Friday,

Phone:
(02) 9635 8149
Email:
Entry Fees:

National Trust Members – FREE
Adult - $15
Concession/child - $10
Family - $35
Children under 5 years - FREE

Entry to Old Government House AND Experiment Farm Cottage (valid for one month)
National Trust Members - FREE
Adult - $21
Concession/child - $15
Family - $51
Children under 5 years - FREE

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