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Booloominbah Historic House

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Visited briefly on Heritage coach tour

You wouldn't normally be inclined to venture into this (now) university building, but via the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neville B
Tawonga South, Australia
Beautiful old architecture

The most beautiful old farmstead with lots of history. Worthwhile a visit to the beautiful grounds... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Armidale, Australia
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Booloominbah Dr, | University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
+61 2 6773 3333
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You wouldn't normally be inclined to venture into this (now) university building, but via the Heritage Coach Tour you get a glimpse into its history as a mansion homestead of the White family (their cousins held Saumerez Homestead) and you get a peek into some...More

Thank Neville B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most beautiful old farmstead with lots of history. Worthwhile a visit to the beautiful grounds of UNE.

Thank phillipf12016
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This building in stunning and worth a look if you are visiting Armidale. Stunning building and surrounding grounds at the University.

Thank TravellerFromOz2007
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Bool as it is affectionately known by the locals is an iconic building that is functional in current use. It is a great place for a history tour as well as for a meal and coffee.

Thank jfwhite2
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I revisited the University of New England, and Booloominbah recently. It brought back happy memories of my time as an external student of this university, and my graduation in the grounds of Booloominbah.

Thank annewillsau
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were lucky to see inside this beautiful house as part of the brilliant Heritage Bus Tour. The guide was lovely and very knowledgeable and we thoroughly enjoyed seeing this gorgeous old home.

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this place on free bus tour, a cold wet Saturday great idea the bus we are going to stay longer now and have a better look.

Thank Kelvin P
Reviewed 1 June 2017

excellent cafe open for breakfast lunch and dinner ,You pay and then serve your self from the buffett

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Great to include a visit here as part of a walk through/around UNE. Visitor access is however very limited. It appears there is no upstairs access, which would have been fabulous. The location of the cafe however allows you to sit and absorb the history...More

Thank geromam
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great place to see but not without going on the tour set up by the tourist information center. It ia a living museum.

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