• Maladies & Medicines Historical Exhibition at Buda


A fascinating exhibition looking at health, hygiene and remedies in the Leviny home during the Victorian and Edwardian Eras.

This intriguing exhibition gives an insight into the health issues on the goldfields and beyond, with family anecdotes and fascinating insights into maternity and childbirth, homeopathy, first aid, electrotherapy and healthy outdoor living.

People of the Victorian era were very concerned with health issues, but the crucial links between hygiene and disease were not yet fully understood. After mid-century people’s general health improved measurably with the many major medical breakthroughs that had occurred.

Buda Historic Home & Garden is open Wednesday to Saturday 12pm to 5pm and Sundays 10am - 5pm


Buda Historic Home & Garden
42 Hunter Street
Castlemaine 3450

1 January to 29 March, Wednesday - Saturday 12noon-5pm, Sunday & public holidays 10am-5pm
Entry is included in general admission prices. $12 Adult, $10 Concession, $5 children (under 5yrs free), $30 Family
03 5472 1032