Alexandra Battery

Alexandra Battery Park, Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay

Saturday, Nov 13

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BOOKINGS OPEN 12 NOON, TUESDAY 26 OCT, 2021

Alexandra Battery exists as one of six batteries built in the 1880s to form the River Derwent defence network. On a large area of open space, the battery features a large fort complex of tunnels and store rooms and offers superb views of the River Derwent and beyond.

Guided Tour Times: 10 am, 10.40 am, 11 am and 11.20 am

Duration: 20 minutes

BOOKINGS OPEN 12 NOON, TUESDAY 26 OCT, 2021

Locations

Hobart

Sandy Bay

Building Types

Fort

Landscape

Underground/Basement

Architectural Period

Victorian (1851-1901)

Feature

History of Hobart

Accessibilities

Level Changes

Stair Access Only

Steep Incline

Uneven Surfaces

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