Old Melbourne Gaol: The Female Ward Tour

The Female Ward - a tour that defines what life was like for Women in Melbourne and the criminal pasts of some notable characters.

Join an experienced guide on The Female Ward Tour, which will allow you to see what life was like for Women in Melbourne and how they were treated within the justice system, including the work they did. Some interesting stories about some notable characters that truly highlight the hardships they faced.

The tour includes both the Gaols grounds and the Gaol itself.

Event dates

Event Details

Old Melbourne Gaol, 377 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Fridays: 10:30am-11:30am
Sundays: 10:30am-11:30am & 12:30pm-1:30pm

Entry fees:
Adults $ 5, Children $ 5, Concession $ 5, Members $ 5
Prebooking requiredhttps://www.oldmelbournegaol.com.au/tickets/bookings@nattrust.com.au96569889$5pp on top of Old Melbourne Goal General Admission
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
Closest Train Station is Melbourne Central. Closest Tram Stop is #7 Russell St/Bourke St Street Parking available at a cost Multilevel Carpark available on Mackenzie Street