What's On

Daily Experiences

Gaol Self Guided Tours

Guide your own way through the chilling history and secrets of the Gaol.

"Such a Life" Performance

Every Saturday during the school term at 12.30pm and 2.00pm and every Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays at 12.30pm and 2.00pm, this free live performance explores Ned Kelly’s life and legend, in the very place where the iron outlaw drew his last breath in 1880.

This performance is included with a general admission ticket which can be purchased upon arrival. Bookings not available.

Watch House Experience

Experience the process of arrest with our Charge Sergeant in the former City Watch House. Every half hour from 10.30am.

Are you brave enough to join a ghost tour at the Old Melbourne Gaol?

Visitors on a ghost tour of the Old Melbourne Gaol.

Night Tours

Visit Old Melbourne Gaol after dark.

More details / booking information.

Open Cell Sundays with Melbourne Writers

The National Trust and Writers Victoria have opened two new writing spaces in the depths of the Old Melbourne Gaol. More details.

Plan Your Visit

Find admission fees, opening hours, a map, and try the public transport journey planner here.