Explore a 19th century country estate. Join us for a private escorted behind the scenes tour of Shene Estate 1819. Located at Pontville, a 30-minute drive from Hobart, and a 15-minute drive from Mona and Richmond. Tours are personally escorted by a family member. An exclusive tour of this historic site built with convict labour and the Butler's family vision, never before open to the public.
Explore the 1850's Gothic stables, 1840's convict built barn, dairy, outbuildings and surrounds. Tours daily at 1000 and 1400 by prior appointment. Butler's Bounty Tour is a walking tour including morning or afternoon tea served in the 1850's Gothic stables. Cost is $35 (90 minutes duration).
Walk in History Tour is a guided walking tour. Cost is $25 (60 minutes duration). All tour requests made online. Your request will be promplty confirmed or alternative dates offered. Directions to Shene Estate will be provided upon booking confirmation.
Shene Estate is passionate about ensuring that your visit is a highlight of your time in Tasmania. It is a privately-funded conservation project. Shene is an historic estate with modern ideas.
Opening Times: Open daily by appointment.
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