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100 Mount Albert Road, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
+64 9-846 7367
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Worth a look

What a beautiful treasure hidden amongst everyday life. Thoroughly enjoyed looking through a piece... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Ruth L
via mobile
Inspiring local history

We have recently moved to Auckland and had driven past this historic house a number of times... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
David P
Auckland, New Zealand
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This home grew from a modest farmhouse built in 1863 into an enormous fairy tale mansion, where visitors can admire its beautiful verandahs and towers and view original family furniture.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good45%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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100 Mount Albert Road, Auckland 1025, New Zealand
+64 9-846 7367
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful treasure hidden amongst everyday life. Thoroughly enjoyed looking through a piece of our history. We were given an extensive overview of the history by the guide which was great. Would recommend this place for sure

Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We have recently moved to Auckland and had driven past this historic house a number of times. Visiting on a Sunday afternoon with few other visitors proved an excellent choice. This is one of the best historic houses we have visited in New Zealand. Well...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

As you travel through the suburban streets of Mount Albert, you wonder how a piece of early Auckland history could have survived. And yet, right on the corner of Kerr Taylor Avenue, there it is in all its grandeur - Alberton. You are firstly struck...More

Thank PetCow101
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Impressive colonial property. Very friendly guide who made it interesting for the kids. Lovely house decked out with tasteful Xmas decorations. Peaceful and relaxing grounds. Interesting history. Definitely worth a visit. On a fine day take a picnic and eat in the lovely grounds.

Thank lottie1909
Reviewed 17 April 2015

This home is a beautifully restored home. My husband and I while on vacation in New Zealand decided that we would like to check out some of the Historic homes and gardens in Auckland. I have always loved to tour these old homes and appreciate...More

1  Thank minkewaleveld
Reviewed 20 February 2015

This is a wonderful house both inside & out, well restored & full of the original furniture & facts about the family who built it too. Nice grounds. Every Aucklander should visit this place to get an idea of what the place was like 150...More

Thank YnotNorthofAuckland
Reviewed 7 January 2015

A very pleasant quiet peaceful couple of hours visiting Alberton , tucked in a small side street away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Very well maintained and furnished, lots of interesting items to look at, you can close your eyes and go...More

Thank Evon2013
Reviewed 6 November 2014

My partner and I visited Alberton House on a Sunday afternoon, starting with the grounds that are very nice and then inside of the house where a guide gave us an overview of the place and welcomed us in taking a look around and upstairs....More

1  Thank Marcelo_Toniolo
Reviewed 27 June 2014

After being excited about visiting the alberton sor some time, it was a greet disappointment to our party. Firstly they tried to sit us in full glaring sun. Secondly the food was very poor and also there was not enough compared to other high teas....More

Thank KiwiKid112
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Alberton is another one of those must see places in Auckland, well worth including as part of a day spent exploring the hidden history of Auckland. Along with Highwic and Ewelme Cottage, Alberton is one of Heritage New Zealands Auckland properties. The house is almost...More

2  Thank Christopher H
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