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National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame & Old Alice Springs Gaol

2 Stuart Terrace, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871, Australia
+61 8 8952 9006
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Fascinating and rather moving

We were running short of time on our final day in Alice, and had only an hour to spend here. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Canberra, Australia
Very interesting

While not the most intimidating of gaols I have visited throughout Australia, it has alot of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Adele H
Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 Stuart Terrace, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871, Australia
+61 8 8952 9006
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were running short of time on our final day in Alice, and had only an hour to spend here. We spent all but a few minutes reading all the fascinating material in the women's display and barely touched the gaol section that also looked...More

Thank winglen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While not the most intimidating of gaols I have visited throughout Australia, it has alot of interesting history and I found it very interesting to walk through. There is also a large exhibition of female pioneers in all areas in one of the main buildings...More

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very good exhibit of women's achievements, and is well thought out. You start by seeing a bit of the old jail (as the site houses the Hall of Fame) and then view the displays of the lives of pioneering women in what...More

Thank curan62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some fascinating stories of brave, capable and clever women, that are often overlooked. The old gaol itself is also interesting.

Thank Faye G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We really enjoyed the exploring the old gaol as well as the National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame. Allow an hour to really understand the exhibits.

Thank Wolin
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Well done to everyone involved in the display of how women have made Australia into what it is today. Well worth a visit.

Thank Russell-Joy C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

As a feminist and appreciator of what women can achieve, this place resonated with me to the point of tears. Life 'way back when' wasn't easy, let alone for a woman and this Hall of Fame honours and celebrates women in a respectful and beautiful...More

Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 8 March 2017

In Alice this week teaching so to celebrate International women's day I decided to go to the woman's hall of fame something I've been meaning to do for a while. I was very impressed with the displays and information. It provided a great backdrop to...More

Thank Eve S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It was fascinating to learn more about the part women played in Australia's history. Some of them are well-known but others are ordinary people who just played their part in their community. This is well worth a visit. Very good gift shop stocked with local...More

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was so much better than we expected, the old gaol was very interesting, and the stories of the pioneers were amazing

Thank BobPat11
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Barbara J
Cost entry fee
14 July 2016|
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Response from NPWHF | Property representative |
$10 adult $7 concession (senior) $4 child or $25 family (2 adults & up to 4 children) hope this helps :)
Fran L
Our booking ( for two ) will be for 5 ? -7? days in May 2015....... 1. i have been informed that " continental breakfast" is included in the planned booking of a 'standard room' . What is included in a 'continental breakfast '? 1 in a 'standard room' can we have twin beds or queen and single ? 3. fridge / mini bar of some sort in our room?
31 May 2015|
Response from NPWHF | Property representative |
I think you may have contacted us by mistake. We have no accommodation available at this site. We are a museum/tourist attraction.