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Beechworth Gaol Unlocked, Beechworth

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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2.3/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
Visit Beechworth Gaol Unlocked to see the prison that once housed the infamous Ned Kelly and his gang. This former prison, which was the site of eight convict executions, now runs daily tours and hosts special events. You can choose from four different walking tours, accompanied by costumed prison guards/guides who will take you deep into the site's hidden areas, like the autopsy tent, the gallows, and solitary confinement cells. The site’s colorful past will be revealed to you as you visit Ned Kelly’s cell, walk the condemned man’s walk, and climb one of the four guard towers for a view over the prison. Make Beechworth Gaol Unlocked a part of your Beechworth vacation plans using our Beechworth holiday planner.
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  • We did a tour of the old goal it was very informative and fun, the tour went for just under 1 hour, we learnt about past inmates both male and female, also learnt about the death row inmates. Good for...  read more »
  • Went through with a guide. She was knowledgable and happy to answer any questions. My older kids loved the tour. Not an ideal place to go with a toddler some of the areas weren't safe for her to be wa...  read more »
  • Found out about this Tourist Attraction through the lovely ladies at the Beechworth Info Centre...would of overlooked it otherwise. Interesting old Gaol, the workmanship that must of went into buildin...  read more »
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