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Step back in time

Seige site is part of the larger Seige Precinct. Marked out really well with lots of history... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Victoria K
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A nostalgic spot with convenient access

As you pull into Siege Street you cannot miss the spot where this historic moment occurred. This is... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Richard D
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Launceston, Australia
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Visit the site where Ned Kelly was finally brought down and captured after sustaining 28 gunshot wounds in his final dramatic battle with the police. The story of the Glenrowan Siege is told in a walking trail map that guides visitors around a...more
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Gladstone St, Glenrowan, Victoria 3675, Australia
+61 3 5766 2367
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seige site is part of the larger Seige Precinct. Marked out really well with lots of history markers and information. Even landscaped to feel as if you’ve stepped back in time. Worth the stop for anyone interested in Kelly history.

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 5 July 2018

As you pull into Siege Street you cannot miss the spot where this historic moment occurred. This is where Ned Kelly had his last stand with the law and the positions of the police and Kelly gang members are all marked with wooden statues, there...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Visiting this site and the Ned Kelly Museum brings the whole Kelly Gang capture story to life. Visit both with the kids and let them learn about Australian colonial bushranging history.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

The family really enjoyed informative walk telling the NK story. The tall stature in town adds to whole experience. This is well laid out and interesting. Definitely worth the stop here in Glenrowan. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

You have to be a Ned Kelly fan or interest in bushrangers to understand and appreciate this place, it's a point where you can imagine and see what happened

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Glenrowan is not far of the beaten track - especially if you are following the Ned Kelly Trail. We left the M1 and decided to get to Benalla via Glenrowan. We enjoyed following the information markers around the siege site and learning more about what...More

Thank RELLE2
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Our family walked around the Glenrowan siege site with map in hand and reading the numerous signs. Extremely well done and informative considering there is not much left from Ned Kelly era. The whole family enjoyed the experience. However, the markers all need some TLC...More

Thank danielkayelene
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of lovely old houses to see and the history of the town is obvious to all. The Ned Kelly history is the main attraction with various sites of historical interest around the town. Many so called "museums" are private businesses and not good value,

Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed walking around taking photos and looking in little shops (not many) we went over the bridge to the area where the shoot out was. House gone and police station gone. Had high tea in a little friendly cafe which was lovely.

Thank lulu_123452014
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Like me - most visitors to Glenrowan come to visit the Ned Kelly Seige site. Before you do so pick up one of the brochures which covers the sites and explains the site features. On my first visit to the site, a bit underwhelmed and...More

Thank peter_fussell
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Billy P
30 June 2018|
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Response from Wayne Thomas S |
Ann Jones rebuilt on the site with government compensation. A later, 1890s wine shanty on the 80-metre by 25-metre block on Siege Street was demolished in 1976 and the privately owned site is now vacant.
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Anne R
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Response from susan1819 | Reviewed this property |
The re-enactment takes place quite regularly at the 'museum'
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