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Myilly Point Heritage Precinct
Myilly Point Heritage Precinct

Myilly Point Heritage Precinct Tours and Activities

The Myilly Point Heritage Precinct is a small group of houses built in the 1930s by the architect B.C.G. Burnett. They are the only remaining examples of this particular pre-war housing style.

The Myilly Point houses are light and breezy in feel, with pale colors. They're raised for ventilation and represent a European aesthetic sunnily adapted to their tropical climate.

The houses in the Myilly Point Historic Precinct were created for top-level civil servants. Burnett House is the pick of the bunch, and is an unusual type of house called a 'Type K.' It took some hits during WWII and Cyclone Tracy, but has since been restored and functions as a museum.

It sits in a heavenly tropical garden. Take a stroll through the house, chat to the volunteers and (on a Sunday) take high tea, complete with scones, on the veranda.

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Open daily. Burnett House Museum open 10am - 3pm
4 Burnett Place, Darwin, 0820

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What are Myilly Point Heritage Precinct hours of operation?
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Myilly Point Heritage Precinct hours of operation: Open daily. Burnett House Museum open 10am - 3pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.