150 years Under Lock and Key Guided Tour
Immerse yourself in the history of Maitland Gaol and discover stories about all sorts of heroes and villains.
Immerse yourself in the history of Maitland Gaol on this 90 minute tour, discovering stories about all sorts of heroes and villains. The expert guides are regularly undertaking and updating research to give you the most informed tour.
Delve into all parts of the site and learn of the changes that have occurred in prisoner treatment throughout history. From the English Pentonville Model of the original cell blocks to the modern maximum security 5-Wing and the many ancillary buildings scattered throughout the site. This tour is gives an in depth historical narrative to the site and is suitable for adults and children.
Day tours - NOT AVAILABLE
Family pass (2 adults, 2 children): $96
PLEASE NOTE: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult or concession.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
- Your pre-booked tickets
- Drink bottle
- Appropriate clothing for inclement weather
- Enclosed footwear
what customers thought of this tour
'Tour guide was informative and had a great sense of humour. It was a great experience to participate in'
'Brilliant, very informative. Really opened my eyes'
'Fantastic tour. Very knowledgeable guide who made the experience enjoyable and informative. Will come back to go on one of the other tours'