Original furnishings, household appliances and photos reflect the fashionable ideal of style and taste in the middle class Australian home of the late 1920s.
Wed to Sun: 1–4pm (Wed 17 September to Sun 12 October)
During Floriade, Canberra’s premier garden event, visit the beautiful
springtime garden at Calthorpes’ House.
Admission to the House:
$15 family, $7 adult, $5 concession
For further information telephone 6235 5677
Tue 7 October: 10am–2pm (5 to 8 years)
Wed 8 October: 10am–2pm (8 to 12 years)
Get your hands dirty planting the Calthorpes’ House garden with the spring veggies that were
grown and eaten by the Calthorpe family in early Canberra. Eat some hearty vegetable soup cooked on the wood stove. Pot up a seedling and make an embossed plant tag to use in your own patch at home.
$20 (ACT M&G members $15), payment by Wed 1 October.
Please bring your own drink, closed-toe shoes and outdoor clothing required.
For bookings please telephone 6235 5677 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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