Geelong Gaol Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections

The Geelong Gaol Museum is housed in the most intact 19th-century prison in Victoria.

It opened in 1853 and closed in 1991 in the same conditions that you see today.

Visitors can experience the brutal conditions prisoners endured over its 138-year history along with displays telling the history of this three-story bluestone behemoth.

Step back in history and view the exibitions on Colonial Prisons, the Hulks, Rogues and Vagabonds and Saga Behind the Armour to name a few

Open weekends, school holidays and public holidays.


Coach Parking Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Gallery / Museum Non Smoking Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Victorian Tourism Industry Council


Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe


From AU$12.00

Concession – $12
Adults – $18

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