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Echoes of History Guided Walking Tours

Ford Street | Visitor Information Centre, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Beechworth Echoes of History

On a cold and wet day in Beechworth we decided to visit the Burke Museum and the Courthouse, both... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Marg S
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Sydney, Australia
A must do in Beechworth

This tour was incredibly informative. Our tour guide Rod was entertaining, engaging, fun and very... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
ellenclare8
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Melbourne, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ford Street | Visitor Information Centre, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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"visitor information centre"
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"gold rush"
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"kelly gang"
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"characters"
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"tales"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On a cold and wet day in Beechworth we decided to visit the Burke Museum and the Courthouse, both very interesting places to visit and full of history. We started at the Museum, purchased combined tickets for $9 concession each, and spent two hours in...More

Thank Marg S
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This tour was incredibly informative. Our tour guide Rod was entertaining, engaging, fun and very knowledgeable. He was dressed in costume and put on realistic accents to represent different people throughout the tour who lived in Beechworth in the gold rush and Ned Kelly era....More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

There is much history in this area and the tour and information from this walking tour is really good. I enjoyed it and found the themes and topics very much in line with the Old West history in the U.S. Similar but different in a...More

Thank Dan W
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We joined the tour part of the way through. The tour guide was a local who was very knowledgeable and entertaining at the same time. Having looked at some of the exhibitions on our own I would recommend the tour. Walking around Beechworth is quite...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We went to Beechworth last Dec 31 -Feb 8 as a visit for my Father in Law's 75th Birthday, he grew up in Beechworth. The tour was fantastic, I think our guide's name was Ian from memory, he provided us with an excellent narrative of...More

Thank Dan S
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We went on the walking tour with Ian,which was very informative on the history of Beechworth and the Kelly gang. Ian was a great guide and kept us laughing and smiling while sharing his knowledge with us. Very enjoyable and recommended to all.

Thank Dan P
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We started our tour with Daniel, a fabulous and knowledgeable guide. This tour is a great place to start you Beechworth journey before heading off to explore yourself. Very interesting area. A must do.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Booked in to the 10.15 am historical walking tour of Beechworth and ended up being the only 2 people on the tour with our guide Daniel. He was passionate and knowledgeable and went over and above to help us on our quest to find out...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This tour covered the gold rush period as well as the touching on the Kelly story. A well organised infomative walk. The tour of the town area took 90 minutes and covered over 1 km so be prepared to walk. We bought a gold pass...More

Thank Glenn S
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

It is not often that one feels compelled to rave about a historical walking tour ..but this is an exception. Our guide, who at times was by todays rules , at times potically incorrect in his language...knew his stuff. The stories and at times intrigue...More

Thank Peter S
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