Guided Heritage Tours at Riccarton House
For one week only, join us to celebrate summer and the festive season ahead and experience a tour at the discounted rate of $10.00 per person at Riccarton House!
Dates: Monday 11th – Sunday 17th December 2023.
Enjoy a bit of the house and hear the history of the pioneering Deans family – their stories of dreams, love and promise.
Our tour entwines the Deans family story, from its origins in lowland Scotland, to the triumphs and tragedy in New Zealand, with a guided experience of over 20 rooms throughout Riccarton House.
Rooms as diverse as the Victorian dining room, nursery, coal cellar, Edwardian bedrooms and Jane Deans 1856 bedroom are visited. All are fully restored and decorated and furnished in period style.
Many original family items, ranging from china, furniture, brogue shoes and a violin are on display. Our tour offers something for everyone!
Interested? Contact us for further information. (Online bookings)