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Lindfield Victorian House Museum

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Lindfield Victorian House Museum My favorite attraction in Johannesburg Just perfect, You will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Doha, Qatar
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Highly recommend if you are into Victorian history

Loved every moment being in the house! Ms Love has such an extensive knowledge of the houses... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathryn i
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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(Open by appointment only.) The stories that lived (and still live) within the walls of the Lindfield Victorian House Museum tell a tale of Johannesburg during an era that, more than any other, shaped urban Johannesburg as we know it today. A tale...more
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72 Richmond Avenue | Entrance Greenlands Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
+27 11 726 2932
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lindfield Victorian House Museum My favorite attraction in Johannesburg Just perfect, You will never be disappointed. From the moment you arrive till the moment you leave. It was all unforgettable experience. You will ring the bell outside and Kathrine “the one who is running this...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved every moment being in the house! Ms Love has such an extensive knowledge of the houses history, her family and general victorian era. She speaks so eloquently, you honestly feel like you have been transported back in time. Loved it all! The tea and...More

Thank Kathryn i
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Breath-taking guided tour through 18 rooms of a Henry Baker house, set out as if lived in during the mid-late Victorian era including Ladies Drawing room, Library, Music room (Edwardian), Formal Dining Room, bedrooms and Nursery Wing. It is clear that Katherine Love had a...More

Thank HelenChristmas
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A very interesting and informative tour of this amazing Victorian house. It was as though we were transported back in time 130 years. It was fascinating to hear the stories of how the Victorian household worked. Our tour guide (the owner of the house) was...More

Thank DaveB5389
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

8 minutes ago What an incredible experience for all our family 8 years to 80 years. Invaluable experience and knowledge and passion! Thank you Katherine Love. May you be abundantly blessed.

Thank ElizabethU176
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

So wonderful to share the time understanding and learning about the Victorian Era, by Katherine Love. Lindfield House is truly worth a visit!

Thank Kevin U
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Lindfield on Sunday 1st July and had an amazing tour going back in time to Victorian era. Katherine was a fabulous guide and there wasn’t a question she didn’t know the answer too. We learnt so much!

Thank leeannz2015
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This house is an extraordinary labour of love for all things Victorian by the owner, Katherine Love. The collection of Victorian memorabilia is truly mindblowing as is the attention to detail. Katherine still lives in this incredible home and it is literally stepping back into...More

Thank Monadevi
Reviewed 2 July 2018

it was so nice learning and reading about the pass.and read who did what and when .good history and to know what people did and how they have been treated in pass years

Thank julianeamses
Reviewed 26 June 2018

My wife and I visited this home/museum at short notice during our recent stay in Johannesburg and thoroughly enjoyed our visit in the company of the charming and knowledgeable owner Katherine. This is certainly not your usual museum and all the better for it. We...More

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