Things To Do Geelong, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Come and get totally twisted at some great locations across Victoria and explore the darker side of history on a range of tours with Twisted History.
Join Twisted History at the Geelong Gaol, the longest continuously running 19th-century prison for ghost and investigation tours, seven nights a week.
Perhaps a haunted hotel is more your pace. If so, join in on one of the combined dinner, history and investigation tours.
Or maybe a paranormal investigation at Werribee Park in the original buildings.
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Customised tours, private group and online tours are available – please contact Twisted History to discuss.
From $35 to $120
Join the team at Twisted History for a night you will not forget, as you are guided through one of the most haunted Gaols in Australia.
Hear spine tingling stories of life locked behind the walls of one of the most infamous and oldest gaols in Victoria, as you explore inside the building. It has been home to convicts, prisoners, men, women and children for 142 years. It has housed murders, rapists, thieves, lunatics, vagrants and has been the site of many of their deaths.
Some of them are perhaps still here, are you brave enough to find out.
This is a 90 minute walking tour through this three story building led by a costumed guide.
Tour departs from the front gate of the old Geelong Gaol on Myers Street, doors open 15 minutes before tour.
Tours available seven nights a week
School group bookings and private group bookings are available on request. Please contact operator for details.
From $55 to $100
Join the paranormal investigators from Twisted History as you are taken to the hot spots of the Geelong Gaol in a search for evidence that the paranormal truly does exist.
Using a range of equipment and methods, you will investigate a number of locations on this two hour tour including the surgery, morgue, kitchen among others. Customers are welcome to bring their own equipment if desired.
For those wanting more time to investigate, you can join Twisted History on a four hour Extended Paranormal Investigations.
Private group bookings are available on any investigation with a minimum of six people – please contact operator for details
Join Twisted History at the historic Royal Hotel in Seymour for dinner and a paranormal investigation.
The Royal Hotel has been the hub of the community in this location since 1848. It has been a Cobb and Co stop, a police station, a court house, a post office and even a morgue! And as such has much history running through its walls.
But who from the past still lingers here today? Whose baby is heard crying in the morgue? Who is still residing in Room five?
Following dinner in Eliza’s Room, we will attempt to answer these questions and more using a range of paranormal equipment and experiments
This tour is not suitable for those under 18 years.
Join the team at Twisted History for dinner and a paranormal investigation at the historic Kangaroo Hotel in Maldon
The Kangaroo Hotel opened in 1856, and today is the only Kangaroo Hotel in Australia.
Affectionately known as ‘The Roo’, the hotel started as a tent, before moved from nearby Fryerstown where a brick structure was erected. One of 40 pubs in the Maldon area and The Kangaroo has stood the test of time.
It has operated as the town morgue, a butcher shop, doctor’s office, theatre and Cobb and Co. changing station.
You never know who you may encounter.
Join the Twisted History team at the historic Railway Hotel in the Central Goldfields town of Dunolly for dinner and a two hour paranormal investigation.
The Railway Hotel was built in 1861, originally as the Criterion Hotel but later became the Railway Hotel. There have been a number of ghostly presences felt over the years at the Railway including an old lady who will push you out of bed so she can look out of the window.
You never know who you may encounter.
Have you ever wanted to investigate a homestead and farm building known to be haunted?
Are you an experienced paranormal investigator or just starting out in the art of ghost hunting.
Either way, this 3 hour paranormal investigation of the of the Chirnside property in Werribee is for you.
Join the team at Twisted History as we explore the original Chirnside homestead hidden behind the grand Mansion and nestled on the banks of the Werribee river.
Once a thriving 80,000 acre farm owned by one of Australian aristocratic family.
Explore the original old Bluestone homestead, stables, blacksmith, stables, coach house as well as workers accommodation and kitchen.
Groups will be guided by experienced paranormal investigators with a range of paranormal equipment