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Interesting piece of Australian History

After doing the Ned Kelly Museum it was a must to wander over to the site where the shoot out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BobbyJ73
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Melbourne, Australia
Great History Buff but Needs huge TLC.

Fantastic experience to walk where Ned and his gang got caught. Plenty of signs that tells you... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Samantha F
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Ballarat, 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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After doing the Ned Kelly Museum it was a must to wander over to the site where the shoot out occurred. There's not much left at the site, even the remade sign for the Inn is gone. You need to use your imagination a bit...More

Thank BobbyJ73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go over the railway bridge and first right to start the self guided tour. Very disappointed as no signs to find the start of the self guided tour. Was only because I read a previous trip advisor review we found where it was. Glenrowan really...More

Thank Fifi R
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Fantastic experience to walk where Ned and his gang got caught. Plenty of signs that tells you what's happened. Just follow the signs labelled 1-7 and you'll be fine. You can walk from the main center over the bridge. But I drove and parked on...More

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Having been to the museum, this is a 5 minute walk away and helps round off the Ned Kelly experience. Several signposts with commentary, in around a 400m self guided walk, allows you to view where the hotel was and location of Ned, his gang,...More

Thank Emanpee
Reviewed 14 July 2018 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
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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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Response from susan1819 | Reviewed this property |
The re-enactment takes place quite regularly at the 'museum'
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