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Old Kingston Town, Kingston
(4.9/5 based on 300+ 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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  • For lovers of Australian Convict history this is a must - guided tours are available. The Light and Sound Show portrayed the lives of the convicts 
  • So much history to learn and sorrow to feel. What a frightening penal colony to exist in, life was of no value. 
  • Walking around old Kingston settlement, one gets a sense of Norfolk Island's brutal and unique history. The restoration work on convict built buildings is of high quality and very picturesque. There a...  more »