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Old Kingston Town

Kingston, Norfolk Island, Australia
+61 413 389 784
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Very interesting night tour

We took a night tour and would definitely recommend to others while on Norfolk Island. The stories... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
brg68mga
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Papamoa, New Zealand
Certainly worth a walk around

The photo opportunities around the town are endless and the history is amazing the buildings are of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roddy1_11
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Melbourne, Australia
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Kingston, Norfolk Island, Australia
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+61 413 389 784
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a night tour and would definitely recommend to others while on Norfolk Island. The stories are amazing, though to hear them at night just adds to the experience.

Thank brg68mga
Reviewed 1 week ago

The photo opportunities around the town are endless and the history is amazing the buildings are of interest take in the Museums and buy a pass to the 4 of them and save some money

Thank roddy1_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a lot of history a must visit. You can see the remains of the jail in the round. The total area is packed with history.

Thank kilambert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there with a tourist guide or walked us through the gate and explained everything. would of liked to stay longer but rained. You can come by yourself as well. Very interesting

1  Thank carole g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great experience to wander through history . The museums are a must .This area is well worth a visit .

Thank Vicki182016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you do a tour or just a walk through it is worth it. I love going to Old Kingston Town and imagining other lives and times on this beautiful island despite that there were some pretty tough times for some folk - prisoners for...More

Thank DibblesNZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must see, allow plenty of time to walk through and photograph. Take in the ghost tour - its great.

Thank RedDragon1954
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a tour and on our own. Well worth hearing about the history of Kingston and Norfolk Island. Take time to look at the museums and explore the area on your own. Walking along the beach at low tide gave some beautiful views.

Thank Fran1712
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting to wander around the layers of history of Kingston. Good photography opportunities and places to sit. Definitely recommend the museum pass. We came to Kingston every day to explore more!

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit when on Norfolk Island You get a real feeling of how hard the conditions were. Also the history is presented in the culture of the residents who are so proud of their heritage

Thank Wayne S
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Robyn W
Any idea if the wharf will be finished for cruise ships arriving in October 2017?
24 May 2017|
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Response from Suzanne L | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answer- we are aware the work is progressing nicely but not to the extent that cruise ships will be able to berth - we were informed the current unloading procedure would still be carried out.
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Arizona--hawklet
Where do I book this tour?
3 February 2016|
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Response from Crowey_12 | Reviewed this property |
I you're on Norfolk Island the3y have an office on Taylors Road which is the main street of Burnt Pine (the "capitol" of Norfolk). If you wanted to pre-book - try pinetree tours (google) Hope you enjoy.
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Arizona--hawklet
Where can I book these tours?
3 February 2016|
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Response from LoeyLogan60 | Reviewed this property |
If you are travelling from outside Australia, you will have to enter Norfolk Island from New Zealand or Australia. You can either book your tours from a Travel Agent there, or from Pine Tree Tours once you're on Norfolk... More
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