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Guided Tour of Olveston Historic Home

Dunedin, Otago
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Highlights

  • Tour the home, gardens and even see the family car!
  • A time capsule of life in the early 20th century
  • A hidden treasure in Dunedin

Step back in time and experience life as a wealthy merchant family in the early twentieth century in this guided tour of the Olveston Historic Home. Tour the grounds, the home and you’ll even see the family car!

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Friendly guide
  • Access to the Gift Shop

Enjoy a guided tour through Dunedin’s Olveston Historic Home and experience this time capsule of Dunedin architecture and style.

Gifted to the City of Dunedin in 1966, the home was designed by acclaimed English architect Sir Ernest George and built as a family home for David Theomin and his family. Your guide will show you through the property including the gardens and also the family motor car, a 1922 Fiat 510 Tourer.

Furnished with fine art, furniture and artefacts from all around the world, the Olveston Historic Home will be sure to take you back to a time already passed.

On the Day

Session Length

  • Please allow between 60 minutes for this experience
  • Sessions run daily at 9.30am, 10.45am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.45pm, 4pm
  • Not available on Christmas Day

Numbers on the Day

There will be a maximum of 15 people on your tour.

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Cancellation

Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.