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The Housemuseum
Tours of The Original Housemuseum
Tours of The Original Housemuseum

UPDATE: We regret to advise that public tours of the original Housemuseum have been suspended for the time being. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause but look forward to welcoming you to the Housemuseum when it reopens at a later date.

The original Housemuseum is available for pre-booked tours on designated days each year.

Available visiting sessions for 2020 are shown below.  All tours are conducted by a member of the Lyon family.

School group visits to the Housemuseum and Collection are also available for groups of Year 9, 10, 11 and 12 students on designated days (selected Mondays and Tuesdays mornings) during school term periods.

If you are interested in visiting the original Housemuseum, please email or telephone +61 3 9817 2300 to make a booking.

Each visiting session lasts one and a quarter hours and is limited to 25 people.

Cost of visit, including guided tour, is $25.00 per person for the general public and $12.00 for school students who are visiting as part of a school group.

Bookings are also available for private groups of up to 25 people (minimum 25 people) on designated Mondays and Tuesdays each year. Please email or telephone the Housemuseum for dates and times available for private group visits.

MAKE A BOOKING
E museum@lyonhousemuseum.com.au
T +61 3 9817 2300

PRICE (INC. GUIDED TOUR)
$25.00 PER PERSON
$12.00 PER STUDENT (SCHOOL GROUPS)
VIEW DATES
February 2020
  • Sunday 16
    10:30am 11:45am
    FULLY BOOKED
  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm
    FULLY BOOKED
  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm
    FULLY BOOKED

  • Tuesday 18
    12:00pm 1:15pm
    FULLY BOOKED
April 2020
  • Sunday 19
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm

  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm


  • Tuesday 21
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm

  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm

May 2020
  • Sunday 10
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm

  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm


  • Tuesday 12
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm
    FULLY BOOKED
  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm
    FULLY BOOKED
June 2020
  • Sunday 14
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm

  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm


  • Tuesday 16
    10:30am 11:45am

  •  
    12:00pm 1:15pm

  •  
    1:30pm 2:45pm

August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
Please Note
  • The original Housemuseum is a private family home - please respect it and the surrounding neighbourhood
  • To minimise impacts on surrounding residential properties guests are asked not to park in Florence Avenue.
  • All guided tours are conducted in English
  • No children under the age of 12 years
  • Eating, drinking and smoking are not permitted in the house or in the gardens
  • Photography is permitted in all publicly accessible areas of the Housemuseum (no flash, tripods or selfie sticks)
  • Do not touch the artworks, sculptures or displays
  • No entry into areas of the house which have been cordoned off
  • No sitting on furniture in the house (except Music Room)
  • No high or stiletto heels on timber floors and stairs
  • All bags/rucksacks to be checked in on arrival
  • Bags may be searched as a condition of entry to and on exiting the house
  • Please note that the original Housemuseum is not suitable for wheelchair access
Please Note

Aside from any liability the owners and occupiers of the Lyon Housemuseum may have for any tort committed by them or their employees or agents, the owners and occupiers of the Lyon Housemuseum will not be liable for any loss, damage or injury suffered by you, or caused by any acts or omissions of the owners and occupiers of the Lyon Housemuseum or their employees or agents, or any other persons present at the Lyon Housemuseum.

You indemnify the owners and occupiers of the Lyon Housemuseum against all liability for or in respect of any claims, demands, actions, suits or proceedings, costs, expenses, loss, damage or injury arising out of or in connection with any of your acts or omissions while at the Lyon Housemuseum.