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Casa Paquita

Casa Paquita

Permanent Exhibition
Main floor
Open Daily, 10am-2pm

Suitable for all ages

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, and Good Friday.

Entry is by Gold Coin Donation.


Lady Paquita Mawson was an advocate for the Brighton community however as Lady Mawson it was hard for Paquita to shed the image of a dedicated wife. Explore her life’s achievements and view some of the beautiful textiles and objects from her wardrobe.

Liberated in her widowhood as Lady Mawson without the Sir
- Emma McEwin