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Welcome to Maitland Gaol
Unlock the gates of Maitland Gaol today, where visitors are invited to 'serve time' learning about the facility, past prisoners and daring escapes.
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Kids Lockdown Sleepover
Want to lock the kids up these school holidays? Join us at the Kids Lockdown sleepover for some fun on the inside.
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Maitland Gaol Tours
Open seven days a week, visitors to Maitland Gaol can experience the site by a self guided audio tour or one of the themed guided tours available.
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Spring School Holidays
Unlock the fun these school holidays with two new activities, guided tours and other extra special activities.
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20 Years On Oral History Project
Do you have a memory or interesting story of the Gaol? To assist in ongoing research, we are asking the community to share their stories of the gaol with us.
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Springtime Spirits
Join the spirits of Maitland Gaol for an outdoor picnic and ghost hunting session this Spring!
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Once housing some of Australia's most hardened and notorious criminals, today the Gaol has unlocked the gates for you to explore the site.
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Maitland Gaol is one of New South Wales premier heritage listed sites and attracts visitors from all over the world.
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With a number of tours available, there's experiences for individuals, groups and schools that are tailored to both children and adults.
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Maitland Gaol hosts an array of events throughout the year. Check out what's coming up here.
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Whether it be a meeting, special event or a wedding, Maitland Gaol houses the most unique spaces available in the region.
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Book your next experience at Maitland Gaol online now.
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Unlock the gates of Maitland Gaol today, where visitors are invited to 'serve time' learning about the facility, past prisoners and daring escapes. A key anchor attraction of the Hunter, Maitland Gaol housed some of Australia's most hardened and notorious criminals and has a vibrant history spanning more than 150 years.
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