Port Arthur is a must do for anyone visiting Tasmania - it is fantastic to see sites like this being preserved. The introductory tour is a must do as it gives a great overview of how things were when Port Arthur was operating, and the stories they have to tell are amazing. I just wish I had more time to do some of the extra tours.
The only thing I believe they shouldn't be trying to hide so much is the 1996 tragedy - yes there is a memorial but I didn't know that until after I left as its almost hidden away and out of sight. Yes it was a horribly dark day in the sites history but its just as important to acknowledge the victims and the impact its had on Australia in general.
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