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Beechworth Historic Courthouse

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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One of the best attractions in Beechworth.

We visited the courthouse on more than one occasion. The staff were all very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Patricia1209
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Perth, Australia
Ned Kelly's footsteps

Very well set up and by buying a pass you and spread your visits to the sites over your time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wamunro
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Ulladulla, Australia
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94 Ford St, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
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All reviews ned kelly court room judges chair his mother holding cells aussie history piece of history treasure hunt lovely building informative staff well worth a visit own pace real history step back in time the gold rush era interesting experience take photos
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the courthouse on more than one occasion. The staff were all very friendly and knowledgeable. Michael in particular was very humorous. We were able to explore the court room and associated rooms at our leisure. There was also plenty of information on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patricia1209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well set up and by buying a pass you and spread your visits to the sites over your time there. Exceptional tour guide, Micheal, can not praise enough his presentation. I would make this a first stop in order to get a feel for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wamunro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this small Courthouse that has so much history, from Ned Kelly's Trial, to displays of were the first Australian born Governor General Sir Isaac Isaac's grew-up. All so very interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit here, very knowledgeable staff. I was a bit disappointed to not have been able to see the historical law books on the day we visited. Our girls had fun doing the treasure hunt for artefacts.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 November 2018

I visited as I am very interested in Ned Kelly and I was not disappointed. I was able to stand in the dock that Ned stood in when being trialled and also sat in the Prisoner Box where he sat while observing the trial. Quite...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kay P
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Lots of history here, beautiful building and architecture. 'Ned Kelly' a little hokey but all in the spirit of Kelly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marulan
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We got to dress up in costumes and take heaps of pics, we had a ball! Loved the experience! The gentleman working there was a true gem and posed in pics with us.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bec R
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We joined the Historic walking tour which covered most of the buildings in the town center. The Beechworth Courthouse is well maintained with a lot of information about some of the famous "visitors" such as Ned and Ellen Kelly.Our tour guide, Graham was amazing with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank work14me
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

History and court houses go hand in hand,an amazing granite building full of rich and poor strokes of the gold mining era,well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fiona N
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Very interesting historical building. Lots of history throughout. Everything inside is original. Very friendly local staff. A must see while in town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon W
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