Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  Australia  /  Victoria  /  Beechworth  /  Historic Sites  /  Beechworth Gaol Unlocked

Beechworth Gaol Unlocked, Beechworth

(180+ reviews on the web)
Historic Site
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.
map
Create a full Beechworth itinerary

Plan your trip to Beechworth

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Beechworth by other users

21 days in Victoria, Queensland & New South Wales BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, kids, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 59 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM CANADA January, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, kids, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 42 days in Asia & South Pacific BY A USER FROM IRELAND March, culture, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 27 days in Australia, Christchurch & Auckland BY A USER FROM IRELAND March, teens, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, kids, relaxing, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Victoria, Barham & Moama BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, relaxing, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Although this attraction is undergoing repairs at present it is still steeped in history and an interesting insight to minimum security prison in its day, staff quarters are in need of repair but this...  more »
  • This gaol is absolutely fascinating to walk through. Ned kelly and ellen kelly where held here while in custody. The guide is brilliant and this tour is well worth the money.  more »
  • Take a tour of this interesting heritage listed Gaol. Our Tour guide was fantastic, and also a wealth of knowledge. Well worth the money to experience first hand an inside look at the Gaol.  more »