The winter program at Rouse Hill House & Farm is full of fun experiences to entertain the kids and enjoy as a family! From a LEGO® exhibition to bush tucker workshops, the Family Fair to stargazing – there’s something to suit the interests of every child.
For full details and bookings, visit slm.is/rousehillhouse
Rouse Hill House & Farm in LEGO® Bricks
Marvel at the amazing models of the iconic Rouse Hill House, outbuildings, stable and barns constructed from LEGO® bricks with breathtaking architectural detail and accuracy by the Southern Hemisphere’s only LEGO®-certified professional, Australia’s Ryan McNaught. Create your own house and farm with over 200,000 loose LEGO® bricks featured in hands-on construction areas. Includes entry to Rouse Hill House & Farm.
When: Exhibition is on now.
Tickets: General $12 (adults & children), Concession $8, Family $38, FREE for Sydney Living Museums Members
Earn Your Tucker
Help make the butter, grind the corn and pump the water. At the end of the program, you’ll sit on the verandah for some well-earned tucker!
When: 10.30am – 12.30pm, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 5 Aug
Tickets: Adult $20, Child $20
Search for bush tucker plants with Aboriginal guides from Muru Mittigar around Rouse Hill House and Farm. Learn about traditional bush foods and make a traditional johnnycake. Then sit down to your well-earned tucker!
When: 10.30am – 12pm, 9, 11, 16, 18 July
Tickets: Adult $20, Child $20, Family $55
School Holiday Family Tours
Take a farmyard tour to explore the stables and meet the chooks, ‘Pudding’ the cow, and our horses Larry and Ziggy. Ring the school house bell and explore the 19th century school room with its animal specimens, piano and blackboard. There’s plenty to see and do!
When: Daily in the holidays, on the hour 11am – 3pm
Tickets: Included with museum admission
Gather the family for a day of fun and nostalgia. Try your hand at a range of old fashioned activities and games, and enjoy story time and crafts. Experience farm life – feed the cows, ride a pony, and get up close and personal with the baby animals at the Petting Farm. Take a sneak peek inside Rouse Hill House and experience the 1880s schoolhouse with school mistress Mrs Fox.
When: 10am–4pm, Sunday 12 August
Tickets: General $6 (adults & children), Family $20, SLM Members $4
Expand your universe at Rouse Hill House & Farm in an evening of stargazing, with a fascinating presentation by Indigenous astrophysicist Kirsten Banks.
When: 6pm – 8.30pm, Saturday 18 August
Tickets: General $18, Concession $15, Child $12, Family $44.
Rouse Hill House & Farm
356 Annangrove Road, Rouse Hill.