Port Arthur Historic Site
Arthur Highway, Port Arthur
From $40 per person*
The UNESCO World Heritage-listed Port Arthur Historic Site, located 90 minutes’ drive southeast of Hobart, brings Australia’s early convict history to life. It is the best-preserved convict settlement in Australia and among the most significant convict era sites in the world. The site spreads over 40 hectares (100 acres), contains more than 30 historic buildings, ruins and gardens. All entry passes are valid for two consecutive days. Visitor Guides available in different languages.
Port Arthur Historic Site is open seven days (except Christmas Day). Enjoy fresh locally sourced food in our café or 1830 Restaurant & Bar during your visit and select some locally made products to take home from our Gift Shop. Free WiFi is available on site.
The Port Arthur Historic Site is an accredited COVID Clean practicing business. Sanitation stations are available throughout the site. Frequent touched places are cleaned and sanitised on a regular bases. In addition, the large outdoor spaces make it easy for visitors to spread out and maintain a safe social distance.