Highfield Historic Site, Stanley

4.8
#2 of 15 in Things to do in Stanley
A sprawling stone mansion set among vividly colored gardens, Highfield Historic Site takes you back to a bygone era. Flowers, gravel paths, seaside views, and well-preserved historic constructions are the hallmarks of this idyllic location on Tasmania’s beautiful northwest coast. The house itself was built in the Regency style, and retains the geometric elegance of that particular brand of architecture. Using our world travel planner, Stanley attractions like Highfield Historic Site can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The property is an insightful experience detailing the exploration and development of the North West Coast. Cleverly portrayed using excerpts from letters and journals to give visitors a glimpse...  more »
  • We had visited Highfield about 20+ years ago, so were very impressed by the huge amount of restoration & interpretative work done since. The building & garden are a credit to the workers involved...  more »
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  • Great piece of Tasmanian history that I never knew about. Beautifully restored. Lovely gardens and interesting out buildings especially the school/chapel. Excellent views of The Nut from here.
  • Excellent spent a few hours here.sad era of our past but preserved.excellent receptionist.
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