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Lindfield Victorian House Museum

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The house gave a great view of what life was like in Victorian times. We loved the artwork... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Heidi F
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Fascinating collection, expertly presented and explained by the lovely owner. Very highly... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Nitzan S
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(Open by appointment only.) The stories that lived (and still live) within the walls of the Lindfield Victorian House Museum tell a tale of Johannesburg during an era that, more than any other, shaped urban Johannesburg as we know it today. A tale...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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72 Richmond Avenue | Entrance Greenlands Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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+27 11 726 2932
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All reviews high tea victorian times step back in time victorian age upper middle class rooms furnished royal albert british family household items amazing information walking encyclopedia wealth of knowledge future generations each piece heritage site mind boggling worthwhile visit
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The house gave a great view of what life was like in Victorian times. We loved the artwork, tapestries and of course the magnificent dolls house. The guide, Ms. Love was very knowledgeable of the Victorian era. Be sure to have tea and cake on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heidi F
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Fascinating collection, expertly presented and explained by the lovely owner. Very highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nitzan S
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Lindfield Victorian House Museum My favorite attraction in Johannesburg Just perfect, You will never be disappointed. From the moment you arrive till the moment you leave. It was all unforgettable experience. You will ring the bell outside and Kathrine “the one who is running this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Loved every moment being in the house! Ms Love has such an extensive knowledge of the houses history, her family and general victorian era. She speaks so eloquently, you honestly feel like you have been transported back in time. Loved it all! The tea and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kathryn i
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Breath-taking guided tour through 18 rooms of a Henry Baker house, set out as if lived in during the mid-late Victorian era including Ladies Drawing room, Library, Music room (Edwardian), Formal Dining Room, bedrooms and Nursery Wing. It is clear that Katherine Love had a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HelenChristmas
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A very interesting and informative tour of this amazing Victorian house. It was as though we were transported back in time 130 years. It was fascinating to hear the stories of how the Victorian household worked. Our tour guide (the owner of the house) was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DaveB5389
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

8 minutes ago What an incredible experience for all our family 8 years to 80 years. Invaluable experience and knowledge and passion! Thank you Katherine Love. May you be abundantly blessed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ElizabethU176
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

So wonderful to share the time understanding and learning about the Victorian Era, by Katherine Love. Lindfield House is truly worth a visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kevin U
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Lindfield on Sunday 1st July and had an amazing tour going back in time to Victorian era. Katherine was a fabulous guide and there wasn’t a question she didn’t know the answer too. We learnt so much!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank leeannz2015
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This house is an extraordinary labour of love for all things Victorian by the owner, Katherine Love. The collection of Victorian memorabilia is truly mindblowing as is the attention to detail. Katherine still lives in this incredible home and it is literally stepping back into...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Monadevi
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