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  • Paranormal Investigation

    Our excitng new adults-only, late night Paranormal Investigation Experience lets visitors conduct their own paranormal investigations with the latest ghost hunting equipment.

  • World Heritage

    The Port Arthur, Coal Mines and Cascades Female Factory Historic Sites are three of eleven sites that form the Australian Convict Sites World Heritage Property.

  • Dine at Felons Bistro

    Felons Bistro at the Port Arthur Historic Site is open every evening for dinner and features fine local produce and regional wines.

  • Explore the dark side of Port Arthur

    Port Arthur has lots of dark corners and stories to explore, and you'll receive a warm welcome to the chills and thrills!


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Tasmania Shines at Qantas Australian Tourism Awards


The Port Arthur Historic Site is delighted to be among eight of Tasmania's leading tourism experiences to be placed in the top three of their categories at the Qantas National Tourism Awards. Port Arthur Historic Site won bronze in Heritage and Culture.Continue Reading

Female Factory featured in new Tasmanian tourism campaign


Tourism Tasmania has launched its autumn campaign utilising the successful theme 'Go Behind the Scenery' and the Cascade Female Factory Historic Site is one of a select number of experiences to be featured.Continue Reading

Port Arthur celebrating a very Chinese new year


As the sun rises on the lunar new year this Friday, the Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority (PAHSMA) is celebrating record visitor numbers from China.Continue Reading

Podcast to help visitors get the best from Port Arthur


The Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority is using 21st century technology to help visitors plan and get the most from their visit to the World Heritage listed convict site.Continue Reading