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Old Kingston Town, Kingston

(4.9/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
Be prepared for the sheer majesty of the Norfolk pines, the rugged cliffs, the green meadows, and the tropical beaches at Old Kingston Town, located on Norfolk Island, one of the most beautiful islands in the Pacific. The view of Old Kingston Town from the Queen Elizabeth Lookout is simply stunning. You will see many fine specimens of Georgian architecture set against pines, with old prison ruins in the background. Add Old Kingston Town to your Norfolk Island travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Norfolk Island travel itinerary maker.
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  • A must for all history buffs.. the histories are sad and the it is difficult to image what the convicts went through as you listen to the guides tell the stories. Many remains are still evident and so...  more »
  • The best value for money is to buy a museum pass which costs $25 you can then on two different mornings join a one and a half hour tag along tour which takes you to two museums.The Guides are really v...  more »
  • The convict settlement buildings are an obvious draw-card. I'd check out the museums that are dotted around the old town. The restoration work continues and the buildings themselves are beautifully pr...  more »