Women's Museum of Australia & Old Gaol Alice Springs, Alice Springs

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Pay homage to hundreds of trailblazing Australian women with a visit to Women's Museum of Australia & Old Gaol Alice Springs. The site features several permanent exhibitions recognizing the special contributions women made in various fields, from working in prison kitchens to conquering new lands all over the continent. This museum is located in a former prison, which in itself is a unique tourist attraction. Behind the walls of the old prison you can explore stories of the brave exploits and incredible achievements of women from all over Australia. A number of displays celebrate the country’s famous outback heroines. Opened in 1993, the museum continues to expand its collection of stories, photographs, books, and audio/video recordings, providing a comprehensive and educational experience to visitors from around the world. To visit Women's Museum of Australia & Old Gaol Alice Springs and get the most from your holiday in Alice Springs, create itinerary details personal to you using our Alice Springs travel itinerary planner.
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  • I didn't think I would enjoy this very much, but I found that I learnt a lot of interesting things that I had no previous knowledge of, and so I was glad I did it. Not so much to see other than the...  more »
  • Extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff who were happy to chat and answer questions. It was great to see good quality products in shop.  more »

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