The Old Dubbo Gaol was a courthouse lockup since 1847, and was proclaimed an official Gaol in 1859. The Old Dubbo Gaol closed operations as a penal institution in 1966 and officially re-opened as a tourist attraction in 1974. It is now completely restored and home to a large display of animatronics and holographic displays which provide a realistic and fascinating insight into a bygone era of barbaric prison life.
School group tours can be tailored to suit age groups as well as specific syllabus requirements.
Become a prisoner for the evening and experience a slice of life in the 19th century.
Arrange a Night tour or hire the Old Dubbo Gaol venue for a truly memorable experience.
Ideal for school groups, social clubs or groups of friends looking to experience a unique tour at the Old Dubbo Gaol.
A tour in the ominous atmosphere of night that offers chilling facts and frights with a theatrical twist;
what better way to experience Old Dubbo Gaol than in the dead of night?