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Runnymede, Hobart

Runnymede - Hobart, Australia
Runnymede
61 Bay Road, Hobart, TAS 7008Map
+61 3 6278 1269
Neighborhood: New Town
Overview

Originally called Cairn Lodge, this elegant home was built around 1836 for Robert Pitcairn, a lawyer and an advocate against exportation of convicts. When seafarer Captain Charles Bayley bought the property in 1864 he renamed it- Runnymede after his favorite ship. The National Trust manages the property and have restored and furnished it in keeping with a gentleman's residence of the period. The charming garden overlooks New Town Bay on the river and features historic trees and plants.

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Runnymede General Information
  • Open Hours: Friday from 10:00 AM to 04:30 PM, Sunday from 12:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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