Ex-warder Torchlight Tour

Ex-warder Torchlight Tour

Be escorted through the site from the perspective of those responsible for operating the facility.

These are a 1½ hour escorted tour through the Maitland Gaol complex from the perspective of the men and women responsible for operating the facility over its 150 years.

Be warned that there are some stories which are not for the feint-hearted. Stories of famous and infamous characters from yesterday and yesteryear. Your guide will provide you with information on the history of this maximum security facility and what it was like to look after some of the "worst of the worst". Be prepared for some harrowing tales.

Not recommended for children under the age of 14 as the information presented may be confronting includes adult themes, coarse language and drug and sexual references.

Regularly presented as a public day tour on Sundays and as an evening Torchlight Tour or for private groups.