Be Part of Tasmania history and experience
the sights and sounds of early prison life
Richmond Gaol in Tasmania, Australia is an historic site and popular visitor attraction. Complete with
visitor information, site guide, souvenir and craft shop, we invite you to take a step back
in time and explore the original gaol buildings and rooms.
Read the stories of the men
and women who passed through these doors. Step inside solitary confinement cells
and experience the isolation of imprisonment. Listen to the special sound effects to
enhance the experience, creating an atmosphere beyond description.
Richmond Gaol is not to be missed.
existing and best preserved colonial gaol