The Newstead House Musuem and  Newstead House office will be CLOSED from Monday 17 December – Thursday 3rd January 2019. We will be returning to our normal weekly opening times from Friday 4 January 2019.  

From everyone at Newstead House we wish you a very joyous festive season and look forward to welcoming you back in 2019

Friday 10am – 2pm
Saturday 10am – 2pm
Sunday 10am – 4pm

Monday – Thursday by prior arrangement 

Newstead House will open for pre arranged group visits or education programs.   If you would like to discuss visiting Newstead House during these times please contact us on 07 3216 1846 to arrange or email [email protected]

ADMISSION   All prices are inclusive of GST

Adult $12

Concession $9

Children – up to two children complimentary with accompanying adult, and any additional children at concession price.


Looking for a little more information on Newstead House?  Let one of our experienced guides walk you through the house, sharing the stories of the collection, the people and the history of our iconic home.

There is no need to book, simply advise the attendant at our front door desk. Daily tours take place at 11.30am are included in the entry price, and operate on the following days:


Whether you are a tour operator, special interest group, club or group of friends, Newstead House is a superb venue to visit. When visiting your group can undertake either a self guided tour or book a guided tour making your experience even more intimate.

Tours generally last for 60 minutes and can be tailored to fit your itinerary. Let us know your special interest, for example interior design, architecture or gardening and our guides will try to tailor their focus to this. All our tours are in English.

Explore our stories, and discover the layers of Brisbane’s oldest surviving home making a visit to Newstead House an unforgettable museum experience!

Perhaps your group would like to enjoy Devonshire Tea or lunch on our verandas? Please arrange with our events staff when booking your tour.

Contact our bookings office during office hours on 07 3216 1846 or email: [email protected]


School visits to Newstead House are welcome throughout the year. Please visit our EDUCATION section for full details on our CONNECT with heritage program as well as other school tour options.