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Launceston Historic Walks

at 1842 Gallery, St John and Cimitiere Streets, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6331 2213
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A Must Do whilst in Launceston

For $15 this 1-1.5 hour easy walking tour through Launceston is fabulous value. Robyn is a very... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2015
Nicole S
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Remarkable walk into Launceston's physical history

Insightful... Insightful... and insightful. That's what it was all about. I never expected... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2015
Buddhi G
via mobile
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at 1842 Gallery, St John and Cimitiere Streets, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

For $15 this 1-1.5 hour easy walking tour through Launceston is fabulous value. Robyn is a very informative guide and passionate about Launceston's history and architecture. The tour left from the 1842 Gallery at 10am. We certainly left with a head full of knowledge and...More

3  Thank Nicole S
Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Insightful... Insightful... and insightful. That's what it was all about. I never expected Launceston to have such remarkable architectural history. If you have attention to details, you could read the cityscape, probably with some help from Robyn the lovely lady who took us through the...More

1  Thank Buddhi G
Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Had a wonderful time being taken on a most informative walk around the old part of Launceston. My tour guide was so passionate and was very happy to share her knowledge. I will definitely be recommending this tour to family and friends.

Thank Jordana L
Reviewed September 6, 2014

Robyn greeted us at the door & made us feel very welcome. along with a sydney couple she proceeded to take us back into history through launches ton architecture. the tour was meant to last an hour at the cost of $15 a person but...More

1  Thank gabbygreen55
Reviewed April 20, 2014

Our tour guide, Robyn, presented a brilliant history tour with great enthusiasm and in-depth local knowledge. We delighted in learning about the social history and were amazed at the number of historic buildings which have been preserved and give Launceston its unique character. Value for...More

2  Thank Joanne S
Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Robyn led us around for about 1.5hrs showing buildings of the early Launceston while filling us in on the history and showing photos of the city from the past. If you are in to buildings and architecture this would be perfect for you but even...More

Thank OzTraveller251
Reviewed March 18, 2014

First class experience. Robyn has a gentle, disarming nature and the characters, events and facts are delivered with conviction and passion. We were totally engaged and interested such that we would not have noticed if the tour was longer. If done well, these tours place...More

2  Thank BDJ750
Reviewed February 17, 2014

Robyn is an enthusiastic, very well informed and friendly guide. She is justifiably very proud of her town and its interesting history. I really enjoyed learning about how Launceston began and its stages of development. I do many of these historical walks and this is...More

Thank Ross11-11
Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

A brilliant historic account of the development of Launceston, delivered with passion and humour. Worth every dollar ... great value for money. Genuine guide who walks the talk! Deserves every success!

3  Thank TrekerTez
Reviewed January 1, 2014

We have always wanted to get to know our beautiful city Launceston a little bit better, so we decided to go on the Historic Walking Tour conducted by 1842. For only $15.00 we had a personally guided tour by Robyn, around the city. It was...More

1  Thank katherine b
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