Guided tour

Maitland's True Crime Tour

Activity provider: Dark Stories Pty Ltd

Maitland's True Crime Tour

Activity provider: Dark Stories Pty Ltd

From US$ 22.18 per person

Embark on a tour around Maitland's oldest and most historic areas whilst learning about the city's dark, often violent past. Retrace the steps of infamous criminals and venture down prominent alleys and nooks.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Take a walk on the dark side
  • Revisit the scenes of famous crimes
  • Relive a time that proves truth is stranger than fiction
  • Join in a unique investigation into a crime ridden history
Full description
Take a stroll through one of Australia's oldest settlements and uncover a town with a disturbing criminal past. Perfect for history buffs or lovers of true crime, your guide will engross you with gruesome tales of famous crimes that unfolded right where you stand. Walk down hidden laneways and discover iconic nooks as you attempt to put together the facts for yourself. Uncover the mysteries that lie beneath the streets of historic Maitland and learn all about the history and the stories that the city tried to forget. Learn about the stories that did not make it into the official history books but remain 100% true yet 100% unbelievable.
  • A 90-minute walking tour
  • A knowledgeable tour guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    The seated area at the front entrance on Station Street.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
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    Overall rating

    5 /5

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    Amazing tour It was a great night for a walk Our guides violet and Aden were awesome I loved the stories The 1.5 hr was the perfect length I would be happy to do 2 hr and walk a little slower Thank you to our wonderful guides

    February 19, 2022

    April 9, 2022

    Product ID: 208560