Wednesday to Saturday 12pm - 5pm
Sundays 10am - 5pm
Admission charges, getting to Buda, map, contact details click here
Bus tours and group bookings click here
'Buda' is an authentic house and garden surviving from the gold rush era in Castlemaine, Victoria, lovingly named after Budapest by its Hungarian owner, Ernest Leviny. It was home to the creative Leviny family for 118 years and houses their significant intact collection of furniture, art works and belongings.
Come to Buda and enjoy walking through the historic house where you will be transported to another era, in this Museums Australia accredited museum. Wander three acres of heritage garden containing original plantings and structures, including the bird aviary, tennis pavilion and outbuildings, including many original garden sculptures created by the Leviny family.
Jewellery and homewares featuring Leviny designs and souvenirs and local craft are available from the Buda Giftshop.
Heritage plants plus a variety of fruit trees are available from the Buda Nursery
SPECIAL EXHIBITION NOW SHOWING IN THE HISTORIC HOUSE
Mementos of a Colonial Goldsmith: Ernest Leviny's Treasures 22 Apr to 14 Aug 2016
Venue Hire To enquire about weddings, functions, workshops and meetings call Mon to Fri 10 to 5pm (03) 5472 1032
Giftshop and Nursery Enquires and sales Mon to Fri 10am - 5pm Sat 12pm - 5pm Sundays 10am - 5pm (03) 5472 1032