Cropper House

Built in 1876, Cropper House has a unique and colonial feel which is the perfect place to instill some history into your next function or event.

Cropper Terrace
Recently furnished with a new covered terrace, MOTAT’s café is now able to cater up to 90 guests seated for a banquet dinner. Host a seated al fresco style dinner or allow your guests to spread out across the terrace for an elegant cocktail party. Cropper Terrace is the ideal location for private gatherings and family celebrations. Talk to us about combining your event with a visit to the museum for your guests.

Cropper House: Upstairs 
The upstairs meeting space at Cropper House is a great place to hold your next business meeting and can sit up to 40 people seated or up to 60 people standing. Catering can be provided by the MOTAT Café, talk to us about combining your meeting or workshop with a visit to the museum.

Cropper Lawn
Situated in front of Cropper House, the sunny lawn area is the perfect spot for a picnic, wedding ceremony or company family day out. Relax with the family on the grass under marquees with delicious picnic or BBQ food provided by our professional suppliers. Extra activities like face painting and lawn games make for a perfect day out at our family friendly museum.

Special Add-Ons

You can complete your experience with our special add-ons such as catering from AW Catering, MOTAT admission, exclusive tram rides or photo opportunities. Cropper House is located at the MOTAT Great North Rd site.

Note: Smoking is not permitted anywhere on MOTAT grounds including lawn areas.

Venue Hire

*Please note:
MOTAT reserves the right to update pricing at their discretion.