Whitlam Institute

Group Tours

Group Tours


We warmly welcome group visits (including school groups) to the Female Orphan School. A range of food outlets can be found close to the building. 

Secrets of the Female Orphan School

Come on a 1 hour tour and discover many of the architectural, archaeological and historical secrets of this fascinating building. You’ll discover secrets hidden in plain sight, see the change from fenced off ruin to stunning restoration and peek into the treasures of the reading room and Prime Ministerial Library. This tour can be delivered as a seated presentation for groups with limited mobility.

COST: $12 per person/$10 Seniors (incl. Group Entry Fee), with a minimum of 10 people in a group.

Bus parking is available. Bookings are essential for group visits. 

Morning or Afternoon Tea

Add to your tour and enjoy a delicious morning or afternoon tea with your choice of: 

  • Tea, Coffee, Assorted biscuits $7pp

  • Tea, Coffee, mini muffins and danishes $9.50pp

  • Tea, Coffee, Scones, Jam / Cream $10pp

Minimum of 10 people. Requests for morning or afternoon tea must be made at time of booking.

To arrange a group visit, please contact us at info@whitlam.org or on 02 9685 9210.