At the special entry price of only $3 you can explore the gaol that housed over 300,000 men and women from 1841 to 1988.
Discover prison life on a self guided tour of the cell blocks, hanging tower, gallows and prisoner graves, and take home your very own mugshot!
Catch yourself getting spooked on a mini ghost tour, watch a mock execution, and hear fascinating tales from the volunteers on hand.
Captivating history talks, firing of a militia canon and a BBQ will complete the day.
When and Where:
Sunday 22 May 18 Gaol Road, Thebarton
10am to 5pm
Entry fee: $3 for all visitors including children and concession
Activities incur small fees or donations.
For more information visit www.adelaidegaol.sa.gov.au
The Adelaide Gaol $3 entry day is part of the SA History Festival, which runs throughout the month of May.
The Festival also includes tours of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens. For more information visit http://www.abouttime.sa.gov.au/