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Saumarez Homestead, Armidale

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Historic Site
Saumarez Homestead is a stunning rural property open to visitors to tour through the historic homestead, stunning out-buildings, gardens and grounds. It is a perfect setting for events or just a weekend tour with lunch or morning tea. Do note that tours are not available from mid-June to the end of August, except for group bookings and functions. If visiting between the beginning of September and mid-June, check the website for the schedule of guided tours. To visit Saumarez Homestead and get the most from your holiday in Armidale, create itinerary details personal to you using our Armidale travel itinerary maker.
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  • Our Guide Les Davis, gave us a wonderful insight into the lives of FJ White and his family. From the time they purchased the land and built the original Homestead in the 1880's to the additional store...  more »
  • Our main reason for visiting Armidale was to visit this stately home. It did not disappoint in any way. We toured the house, visited the gardens and thoroughly enjoyed the farm buildings. We are not n...  more »
  • I loved it. We did the house tour. Tour guide and site manager both knowledgeable and passionate about place. It is "authentic" and for a history buff and person interested in social history it was be...  more »
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  • This place is well worth a visit as is a guided tour. It was excellent. The property is well maintained in its 1906 state. The tour guide is very good too. Lunch was also very pleasant in their cafe. Highly recommended.
  • Thrilled that all this glorious history has been kept and displayed so true to the period. Guided walk through was the icing on the cake. So so very much a must to visit.
  • Interesting tour of the homestead, outhouses , gardens and grounds. Very disappointed that photographs were unable to be taken within the home even without the flash. Interesting history never the less. Extensive rose gardens but they lack shade so tend not to take the time to really enjoy which is a pity.
  • Historic Saumarez Homestead near Armidale is a time capsule from a bygone era. Gorgeous gardens and amazing historic house. Don't forget to go down and look at the old farm buildings while there.
  • Nice homestead, with a lot of history. Just a shame they don't allow photos inside the homestead.