Offering a fascinating insight into Colonial Tasmania, this historic site retains a beautiful 1834 tower with two courtrooms, virtually unchanged for more than 150 years, and the Hobart Gaol chapel restored to architect John Lee Archer’s original 1830s design.

Address: Cnr Brisbane & Campbell Streets, Hobart

Open: Pre-booked tours only. Sunday 12 November

Highlights: Underground tunnels, solitary confinement cells and gallows.

Tours: Pre-booked guided tours at 11 am and 1 pm. Bookings essential.

Building specs: Building type: Church and gaol, Year built: 1834–59, Architect: John Lee Archer

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