Beechworth Gaol Unlocked, Beechworth

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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. Using our international travel planner, Beechworth attractions like Beechworth Gaol Unlocked can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Staff were very friendly. The tour itself was very interesting and informative and it was nice to be able to grab a coffe from the cafe beforehand.  more »
  • This tour is great and you see it all .Informative and fun tour for the whole family .The tour guide was fantastic and informative and answered all the question well  more »
  • First time doing the history tour at the old prison and it was very interesting! I love learning about the history of old places and the tour guide we had was very knowledgeable about the place. It’s ...  more »
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