Join us for a rare opportunity to discover the history of North Parramatta Heritage Precinct.
Peek inside buildings and learn about the recent repair works. See artefacts discovered during recent archaeological investigations and immerse yourself in the hidden history of Parramatta Girls Home with a 3D virtual reality experience.
Enjoy free guided tours of the grounds including:
- The former Parramatta Female Factory and Lunatic Asylum.
- Norma Parker Centre (former Orphanage/Parramatta Industrial School for Girls).
- The native grey headed flying fox colony.
Location: Norma Parker site, 1 Fleet Street, North Parramatta
There will also be tours of Parramatta Gaol offered by Deerubbin Local Aboriginal Land Council. The cost of this tour is $15 and payable to Deerubbin Local Aboriginal Land Council on the day. Spaces are limited. Register your interest here to avoid disappointment.
Location: Parramatta Gaol, main entrance Dunlop Street, North Parramatta
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