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Battery Point, Hobart

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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Battery Point is named after a battery of guns, which were established here in 1818 as defense against French and Russian invaders. This historic city district retains much of its character from over a century ago. If you'd like, join a guided tour of the district's most notable historic houses and restaurants dating back to the first European settlement of the city. You can also sightsee on your own and drop by one of the popular pubs for a quick bite and a refreshing drink. This upscale neighborhood provides an ideal natural backdrop for photographs, making it a popular stop for tourists. Arrange your visit to Battery Point and discover more family-friendly attractions in Hobart using our Hobart trip itinerary maker.
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  • Wandered around the streets admiring the cute cottages and had a lovely breakfast at Jackman & McCross Bakery. 
  • This site is awesome, the photos you can do from there not only the Pan but the spot is absolutely divine. The place is cold, but it will certainly be worth it. You'll love.
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  • Battery Point is a beautiful part of Australia & Tasmania. Great history, great architecture, great views and great food. Lovely place for a stroll. Exceptional! 
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