Old Government House

Old Government House

Old Government House was built as the Governor's official residence in 1861-62 to the design of Charles Tiffin. It served as the Governor's office and residence until 1910 when it became the new University of Queensland. Since 1973 it has been the headquarters of the National Trust of Queensland

Address: 
2 George Street, Brisbane, QLD
Tel: 
0732291788
Hours: 
8:30 to 5:00 weekdays
Admission: 
Free
Facilities: 
Education program, shop, history brochures, guided tours at noon
Collection: 
Although the house is presently unfurnished, the fine proportions, excellent cedar joinery and most of all, the planning are evidence of its unique place in Queenslands heritage.
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