ESCAPE FROM PORT ARTHUR TOUR
Could you have escaped from Port Arthur?
Port Arthur was the perfect place for a prison – it was remote and
isolated by both the foreboding natural landscape and deep tempestuous
seas. Despite the perilous odds, escape attempts were frequent and took
Convicts went to extreme measures, men whose desire for freedom far
outweighed any fear of consequences. They were not intimidated by
authority and were more than willing to risk severe punishment and
Join us for a 60 minute tour to meet the convicts who risked everything to Escape Port Arthur.
Tour departures are at 11:00am, 12:30pm and 2:30pm daily (except Christmas Day) and are subject to availability.
Tour runs for 60 minutes and covers a range of terrain over 1.5
kilometres and is not suitable for anyone with restricted
mobility. This tour is conducted outdoors, so best to be prepared for
all kinds of Tasmanian weather.
*tour prices are in addition to normal site entry fees
Children aged 17 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Bookings are essential.