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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Australia

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Historical Places in Australia

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    The Rocks , Sydney
    4.6
    Sitting in the shadow of downtown Sydney, the cobblestone walkways and pastel-colored colonial-style buildings of The Rocks form a juxtaposit
    Tours from $21
  • Sovereign Hill , Ballarat
    4.4
    Ever wondered what it's like to be a miner in a gold rush? Sovereign Hill recreates the experience for you. This open-air museum in Golden Po
    Tickets from $34
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    4.6
    There are few better places to learn about Australia's penal-colony heritage than the Port Arthur Historic Site on the southeastern coast of
    Tours from $28
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    Fremantle Prison , Fremantle
    4.6
    On the UNESCO World Heritage List as one of 11 Australian Convict Sites, Fremantle Prison paints a vivid image of the country's penal-colony
    Tours from $33
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    Old Melbourne Gaol , Melbourne
    4.5
    At Old Melbourne Gaol, see how Australia handled its most notorious criminals many years ago. Built in 1839, the prison housed and executed f
    Tours from $16
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