School Tours at Hobart Penitentiary Chapel

Exclusive one hour guided tours are available for students from Grade 3 – 12.The tours include the courtrooms, tunnels, chapel, cells (and optional gallows) and cover 175 years of Tasmanian penal history.

Cost: $5 for students and parent helpers. Teachers free of charge.

Group numbers: Minimum of 10 students, maximum of 40 (large groups are split in two with at least one teacher accompanying each half of the group).

Bookings: Minimum two weeks’ advance notice needed.

E: penitentiary.chapel@nationaltrusttas.org.au