Ex-warder Torchlight Tour
This 90 minute guided torchlight tour through the Maitland Gaol complex is 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 15 years 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.
PLEASE NOTE: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult or concession. Child tickets cannot be purchased without adult or concession ticket for online sales, call Maitland Gaol on 02 4936 6482 for more information.