Between 1806 and 1946, 221 people were hanged in Van Diemen’s Land.
The Penitentiary Chapel Site, shortened by inmates to ‘the Tench’, was the dark heart of the convict system in Tasmania. Behind these walls, 55,000 men ate, prayed, slept and were punished.
‘Pandemonium’ the film, is an immersive audio-visual experience within the original Penitentiary Chapel where convicts actually sat.

Event dates

Event Details

Hobart Penitentiary Chapel, 6 Brisbane Street (cnr Brisbane and Campbell Streets), Hobart

Thursday and Friday at 4.30 p.m.
Saturday at 5.30 p.m.
Session length 60 minutes.

Entry fees:
Adults $15.00, Children $10.00, Concession $12.00, Family $40.00, Members $10.00
Booking: (03) 6231 0911
Other things
you need to know:
It is recommended that parents enquire about the Pandemonium experience specific content before deciding whether the material is suitable for their child.

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