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Boggo Road Gaol - Tours 7 Days @ 11am

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Boggo Road Gaol has some great news - their popular series of history tours are now running 7 days a week at 11am!

It's a perfect educational and entertaining outing with the kids these school holidays.

What is this tour about?

The History of Boggo Road Gaol Tour tells of the dramatic escapes of the 1980s, infamous inmates, lifers, riots, rooftop protests, the daily lives of prisoners and the duties of officers. This 1 hour and 15 minute guided tour through heritage-listed Number Two Division is child-friendly and includes time to explore one of the original cell blocks.

Schools, Seniors, social clubs and corporate groups of 10 or more can book this tour exclusively, contact 0411 111 903 or email

What does the tour include?

  • 1 hour 15-minute child-friendly History Tour with Tour Guide

  • Entry into historic Number 2 Division, Boggo Road Gaol

  • Visits to the gatehouse, yards, the Circle and ends with time to explore F Wing cell block where prisoners staged a rooftop protest in 1988

  • See original prisoner cells and authentic 1980s prisoner graffiti.
  • How much does it cost?

  • ADULT $25.00

  • ADULT CONCESSION Pen/Snrs/Uni Students $20.00

  • TEENS (12- 17 years) $17.50

  • CHILD (5-11 years) $12.50

  • CHILD (Under 5) FREE

  • FAMILY (2 Adults & 2 Children) $50.00

  • SINGLE FAMILY (1 Adult, up to 3 Children) $45.00
  • How do I join a tour?

    Simply turn up 15 minutes before the start time or secure your spot by booking online here.

    For more information on this great school holiday event and other family-friendly activities at Boggo Road Gaol, please visit

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    When: Daily at 11am
    Where: Boggo Road Gaol, Boggo Road Gaol, Annerley Road, Dutton Park, Queensland 4102 Australia
    Cost: $12.50 - $50
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