History Tour

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What is this tour about?

The History of Boggo Road Gaol Tour  tells of the dramatic escapes of the 1980s, infamous inmates, lifers, riots, roof top protests, the daily lives of prisoners and the duties of officers. This 90 minute guided tour through heritage-listed Number Two Division is child friendly and includes time to explore one of the original cell blocks.



Seniors, social clubs and corporate groups of 20 or more can book this tour exclusively, contact 0411 111 903 or email grouptours@boggoroadgaol.com

What does the tour include?

  • 90 minute child friendly History Tour with Tour Guide
  • Entry into historic Number 2 Division, Boggo Road Gaol
  • Visits to the gatehouse, yards, the Circle and ends with time to explore F Wing cell block – where prisoners staged a rooftop protest in 1988
  • See original prisoner cells and authentic 1980s prisoner graffiti

When can we visit the Gaol?

The Gaol is open for tours Thursday- Sunday at 11am.

How much does it cost to go to Gaol?

ADULT $25.00
ADULT CONCESSION Pen/Snrs/Uni Students $20.00
TEENS (12- 17 years) $17.50
CHILD (5-11 years) $12.50
CHILD (Under 5) FREE
FAMILY (2 Adults + 2 Children) $50.00
SINGLE FAMILY (1 Adult, up to 3 Children) $45.00



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