Maitland Gaol

Unlock the gates of Maitland Gaol and discover what's inside.

Unlock the gates of Maitland Gaol today, where visitors are invited to ‘serve time’ learning about the facility, past prisoners and daring escapes. A key anchor attraction of the Hunter, Maitland Gaol housed some of Australia’s most hardened and notorious criminals and has a vibrant history spanning more than 150 years.

6-18 John Street East Maitland
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Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 4.00pm | Saturday to Sunday, 10.00am - 4.00pm | Last entry to site 3.00pm. Subject to change without notice.