Victoria Gunpowder Magazine
Carriage Drive and Upper Domain Road, Queen’s Domain, TAS
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
Mid-Twentieth Century (1940-1960)
History of Hobart
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