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Embark on a tour around Maitland's oldest and most historic areas whilst learning about the city's dark, often violent past. Retrace the steps of infamous criminals and venture down prominent alleys and nooks.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a walk on the dark side
  • Revisit the scenes of famous crimes
  • Relive a time that proves truth is stranger than fiction
  • Join in a unique investigation into a crime ridden history
Full description
Take a stroll through one of Australia's oldest settlements and uncover a town with a disturbing criminal past. Perfect for history buffs or lovers of true crime, your guide will engross you with gruesome tales of famous crimes that unfolded right where you stand.

Walk down hidden laneways and discover iconic nooks as you attempt to put together the facts for yourself. Uncover the mysteries that lie beneath the streets of historic Maitland and learn all about the history and the stories that the city tried to forget.

Learn about the stories that did not make it into the official history books but remain 100% true yet 100% unbelievable.
  • A 90-minute walking tour
  • A knowledgeable tour guide

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Meeting point

Corner of St Andrews St & Maitland St (Near the Belmore Bridge)

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