280
trips planned in the last hour
8.9
out of 10
Trustscore rating
©

The Most Interesting Historical Places in Tasmania

Plan your next trip here

Historical Places in Tasmania

  • © 1
    4.6
    There are few better places to learn about Australia's penal-colony heritage than the Port Arthur Historic Site on the southeastern coast of
    Tours from $19
  • © 2
    4.1
    Formerly a workhouse for female convicts in the penal colony of Van Diemen's Land, Cascades Female Factory Historic Site is now a museum list
    Tours from $40
  • © 3
    4.6
    Battery Point Sculpture Trail is named after a battery of guns, which were established here in 1818 as defense against French and Russian inv
    Tours from $78
  • © 4
    4.5
    Over 50,000 male convicts attended Hobart Convict Penitentiary between 1831 and 1853. Today, the chapel is a protected historical site. The p
    Tours from $40
  • © 5
    Cascade Brewery , Hobart
    4.3
    Founded by an ex-convict in 1832, Cascade Brewery represents the oldest still-operating brewery in the country. Set against the backdrop of a
    Tours from $11
  • View more attractions

    Plan your trip to Tasmania

    • 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.

    Where to stay in Tasmania

    Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
    Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
    2 adults
    Adults (12 +)
    - +
    Children (2-11)
    - +
    Infants (Under 2)
    - +
    Close
    Live like a local, find unique places to stay
    2 adults
    Adults (12 +)
    - +
    Children (2-11)
    - +
    Infants (Under 2)
    - +
    Close

    See plans by other users

    8 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM HONG KONG April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA March, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA March, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 25 days in Devonport, Coles Bay & Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, outdoors, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in Devonport & Coles Bay BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, outdoors, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 45 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
    View more plans