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Inside the historic Mugga-Mugga cottage
old style kitchen with fireplace
Dark living room at Mugga depicting lady lookin at old photos in wall and piano top
Inside the historic Mugga-Mugga cottage
old style kitchen with fireplace
Dark living room at Mugga depicting lady lookin at old photos in wall and piano top

Overview

Visit one of Canberra's earliest historic sites. Discover what life was like in an 1830's rural workers' cottage and learn more at the environmental education centre.

Take a guided tour. See how the exhibitions and see how the cottage has been ingeniously adopted and extended over time. Specialist environmental education programs are available

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129 Narrabundah Lane, Symonston, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 12 reviews

“Historic and authentic. If kerosene tin walls could talk!”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by curioushouse

This is a wonderful site to explore and our guide today, Jane, brought the tour to life with her knowledge and insights. There is a real sense of this being a family home and to see the original...

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“A tour through history”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by priscillakjacob

Mugga mugga was such an interesting little gem and wonderfully preserved. The guides John and Jane were absolutely amazing. Very informative and seemed to love what they do. Will definitely go back...

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“Great view and history ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by AngelIoannou

Will COVID our tour was limited to grounds and external views of cottage However the views are really spectacular and our guide Chris spoke about the aboriginal history and also European settlers...

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