Victoria Gunpowder Magazine

Carriage Drive and Upper Domain Road, Queen’s Domain, TAS

Saturday, Nov 14

Sunday, Nov 15

Booking required

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Tucked away and almost hidden on the Queen’s Domain, the historic Victoria Gunpowder Magazine was built in 1851 with vaulted ceilings and a similarly shaped basement. An extra bay was added in 1861. It was used as an explosives magazine up until 1970.

Group Times on both days: 10 am, 10.45 am, 11.30 am, 12.15 pm, 1 pm, 1.45 pm, 2.30 pm, 3.15 pm and 4 pm.

Duration: 30 min

Locations

Domain

Hobart

Building Types

Army Barracks

Fort

Architectural Period

Mid-Twentieth Century (1940-1960)

Features

Heritage

History of Hobart

Accessibilities

Level Changes

Uneven Surfaces

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