Escapes Tour

What is this tour about?

Learn of the jail-breakers who breached the escape-proof walls of No.2 Division. See where escapologist “Slim” Halliday – “The Houdini of Boggo Road” escaped in 1940. Visit his cell designed to keep him locked up! PG rated.

Schools, Seniors, social clubs and corporate groups of 10 or more can book this tour exclusively, contact (07) 3844 0059 or email

What does the tour include?

1 hour 30 minute child friendly Escapes Tour with Tour Guide.
Entry into historic Number 2 Division, Boggo Road Gaol.
Visits to the gatehouse, yard, the Circle, back track and ends with time to explore D Wing cell block – where the cell of the infamous Slim Halliday is.
See original prisoner cells and follow the escape routes of prisoners.

When can we visit the Gaol on an Escapes Tour?

Tours are conducted on the second Sunday of each month – 11:00am

How much does it cost to go to Gaol?
(pricing valid to 31st December, 2020)

ADULT $27.50
ADULT CONCESSION Pen/Snrs/Uni Students $25.00
TEENS (12- 17 years) $20.00
CHILD (5-11 years) $15.00
CHILD (Under 5) FREE
FAMILY (2 Adults, 2 Children) $59.00
SINGLE FAMILY (1 Adult, up to 3 Children) $55.00


Boggo Road Gaol
Private Tours

Are you a school or group of 10 or more, we run
tours 7 days a week at any time you choose.


Got 10 or more people? Contact (07) 3844 0059 or email to make a group booking!