Discover the history of Fremantle Prison from its construction in the 1850s until the end of the convict era in 1886.

Find out why almost 10,000 men were transported from Great Britain and Ireland, how they built their own prison and helped shape the future of Western Australia.

Discover our history through their stories.

Tour details


Daily, every hour from 10.00am until 5.00pm

Tour length 1 hour 15 minutes

$22.00 per adult | $19.00 per concession | $12.00 per child | $62.00 for a family pass

This tour is available as part of the following packages:

Wheelchair access This tour involves a number of stairs and is not recommended for those with mobility issues
Audio guides Japanese, French, German, Korean, Mandarin, English and AUSLAN handheld audio guides are available
Bookings Bookings are not essential for this tour but are recommended during peak times or if you require a specific timeslot || By phone +61 8 9336 9200 

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You may not know this but summer in Australia can get pretty hot. Stay sun smart on tour by making sure you wear sunscreen, stay hydrated and wear a hat.

  • Prices listed are valid until 30 June 2022
  • All visitors aged 16 and over are required to provide contact details and complete a mandatory COVID-19 check in/registration for contact tracing purposes
  • All visitors aged 16 years and over are required to provide proof of COVID-19 double vaccination to enter

Tour Packages Combine with Behind Bars, True Crime or both!

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