Our group found this a worthwhile and very interesting historical site to visit. The account of HER STORY gave an insight into the history of the female convicts who arrived in... read more
Australia's most significant site associated with female convicts sits...
Australia's most significant site associated with female convicts sits in the shadow of Mount Wellington, a short distance from the Hobart CBD.Women were incarcerated here as punishment or while waiting to be assigned. With guards, nurses and babies, up to 1000 people lived here at any one time. Discover the stories of female convicts and their children on a guided tour that operate regularly throughout the day.Experience 'Her Story' - a moving and emotional 45 minute dramatised guided walking tour.
Open daily, 9.30Am-4pm.