J Ward Historical Day Tour

From AUD $17.00
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Ararat, Victoria
  • Product code: JWARDDAYTOUR

Meet at J Ward, Girdlestone Street, Ararat 3377  *2.5 hour drive from Melbourne. 

Take a guided tour explaining the early history of the old Ararat Gaol and incarceration of the Criminally Insane.  

JWard is the premier tourist venue in the Victorian town of Ararat, visited by more than 10,000 persons per year.

Approximate Duration: 1.5 hours  (It should be noted that the guides do not have access to records or have knowledge of former patients or medical procedures.)

Venue: Mainly Indoors 

Terrain: Moderate walking, some steps

Souvenirs are available.