Boggo Road Gaol Ghost Tour
Visit the notorious Boggo Road Gaol on a 2 hour ghost tour. Hear historical ghost stories from prisoners and warders. Learn about the gaol’s history, gallows, executions as well as life and death on the inside. One of the most notorious Australian prisons of the 20th century, Boggo is haunted by its often violent past. Ghost stories from warders and inmates date back to the 1930′s – many had experiences they could not explain. This is one of Australia’s premier historical ghost tours. If ever a gaol was haunted, then Boggo Road Gaol would be…
Meet your ghost tour guide at the imposing front gates of Boggo Road Gaol in Dutton Park, just across the road from Dutton Park Police Station and Park Road Train Station.
Once issued with a torch, you shall step inside the huge Gatehouse of the prison. To add to the experience of the tour, torches are switched off during the stories, plunging you into the atmospheric darkness of the gaol.
As you walk through the darkened back track, circle and cell blocks, your guide will share stories of the ghosts that haunt Boggo Road Gaol and those who encountered them. Some stories are funny and some are downright chilling - all of them interesting.
Expect a leisurely walk over 2 hours, with frequent stops for photo opportunities and dramatic story telling - disabled access and seating is available. After an eerie evening of ghost stories and possibly some sightings, your tour will finish in the Gaol Shop where you will be given a complimentary book "The Ghosts of Boggo Road Gaol" by author Jack Sim and can ask the guide questions / purchase gifts and merchandise including books, keys, posters and T-shirts.