Pursue the paranormal
Paranormal Investigation Experience
Last Saturday of the month
Port Arthur Historic Site is thought to be one of the most haunted places in Australia.
Many of the people who have taken our Ghost Tour would probably
agree. But if you’re a brave soul who needs more than a few ghost
stories to be convinced, our adults-only Paranormal Investigation
Experience will give you the chance to do some ghost hunting of your
own. This tour invites you to conduct your own paranormal
investigations, in some of Port Arthur’s most notoriously haunted
Your experienced guide will show you how to operate paranormal
testing equipment before leading you on your investigation. You’ll visit
the Commandant’s Cottage, Separate Prison, Visiting Magistrate’s House,
the Church, and the Parsonage – reputedly one of Australia’s most
During your three-hour experience, you’ll take readings and
measurements of paranormal activity within the buildings, and contribute
valuable information to our extensive database of paranormal activity
on the site.
Tours depart on the last Saturday of each month:
- April, May, June, July, August and September: 7:00pm departure
- October, November, December, January, February and March: 9:00pm departure
Tour duration is approximately three hours.
Bookings are essential.
The Paranormal Investigation Experience is not recommended for people with restricted mobility.
Each tour is limited to 12 people.
With advance notice, the Paranormal Investigation Experience may also be booked as an exclusive group tour.
We recommend staying in the Port Arthur area overnight after your
tour. Check with our Visitor Centre staff for local accommodation
information and bookings.
Warning: this tour is not suitable for anyone aged under 18 years. Proof of age may be requested.