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Beechworth Historic Courthouse

94 Ford St, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
+61 3 5728 8066
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Self guided tour - read as much, or as little as you want

We arrived on a cold day, and were the only visitors in the courthouse. The lovely man at the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Queensland, Australia
Creepy and awesome

Well preserved. My daughter loved the treasure hunt. It was a bit sickening though to look at all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
zooter r
Melbourne, Australia
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“ned kelly” (104 reviews)
“judges chair” (6 reviews)
“re enactment” (3 reviews)
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94 Ford St, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
+61 3 5728 8066

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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived on a cold day, and were the only visitors in the courthouse. The lovely man at the counter made us feel welcome, and stamped our tickets with the official courthouse stamp. We then proceeded through the courthouse at our own pace, reading as...More

Thank Us2Aussies
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well preserved. My daughter loved the treasure hunt. It was a bit sickening though to look at all the atrocities that were committed by people against petty criminals

Thank zooter r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well kept historical sites and excellent staff who were knowledgeable and helpful. Loved spending time exploring all Beechworth has to offer. Great history and stories about Ned Kelly.

Thank emily565
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Entry is relatively cheap. Self guided tour. Each room when you walk in has a recorded commentary. Fascinating and learnt heaps about the Kelly trials. Wonderful to sit in the Judges chair and imagine Ned Kelly in the docks. I found it fascinating. Follow it...More

Thank leabeez
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Really interesting place following on from the Ned Kelly vault so we felt very knowledgeable about the whole NK story by the end. Very enthusiastic staff in both places.

Thank Di S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

lots of history, able to go into the cells, magistrates room, library, & wander around at your liesure

Thank Milligate
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Hard not to be enthusiastic with the help of the informative and energetic guide. This is a really well preserved glimpse into our colonial past. Not all of it pleasant!

Thank gurushell
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed exploring these buildings, we started at the Museum and ended here. So well persevered and set out and the staff were friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Penny P
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Freezing cold day at Beechworth! Court house was lovely, staff were lovely and friendly. Kids really enjoyed the treasure hunt. Highly recommended😊

Thank Benita D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is interesting to see and hear the audio as well and to walk around the chambers. Great to see it all intact and feel as if it was still active.

Thank Ken R
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