Port Arthur is rich in visual history, the Port Arthur Historic Site evokes a powerful sense of our past convict era and of early Australian settlement heritage.
Sitting tranquilly amidst English oaks and gardens, Port Arthur is a harsh contrast to the beauty of the Tasman Peninsula. This is a great experience for you and friends to see what Port Arthur is all about. Book Online Today!
Cross the Tasman Bridge
Head out on the Tasman Highway over the Pitwater Causeway onto Forestier Peninsula
Pristine Pirates Bay
Skirt Norfolk Bay on the Tasman Peninsula
Find out what's unique about Doo Town
Port Arthur - historic convict site
Take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the Isle of the Dead
See Port Arthur from a different perspective on an "Isle of the Dead" walking tour
Take a guided walking tour of historic Port Arthur
Access to over 30 restored buildings and ruins
See the Penitentiary - a one time granary and flour mill
The separate prison, the Commandant's House, the church and more
Visit highlights of Tasman National Park
Wonder at the spectacle of Tasman Arch
Superb views of the rugged coastline
Be amazed at the magnitude of the Devil's Kitchen.
NOTE: The 2013 - 2014 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2013 to the 31st March 2014. The 2014 - 2015 season rates commence on the 1st April 2014.
Tour departs from Hobart - Brooke Street Pier
Operates: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (October to April)
Operates: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (May to September)
Full Day Tour
Child prices are applicable for children aged between 4-14 years. Adult fares apply to persons 15 years and over. Children 3 years and under are free if not occupying a seat (ie. must sit on parent's/carer's lap). If a seat is required, child fare applies.
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