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Twisted History

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"Join the team at Geelong Gaol Ghost Tours inside an intact 19th century Gaol exploring the darkened halls & cells to hear the stories of those who lived behind these walls … and who perhaps are still here! Known as the “Prison of the Ill”, this...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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202 Myers St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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+61 1300 865 800
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Tour Guide was dressed in 1800's attire she had many great stories to tell about the history of the jail. There were no lights on as this is a ghost tour and just the "no lights" upped the scare factor greatly! My husband and...More

Thank sunsetview45
TwistedHistory, Manager at Twisted History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! Glad you enjoyed your experience

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent evening, would highly recommend. We attended this tour on a Saturday evening. Walking tour of approx 90 mins around China town. We were directed around Chinatown whilst our wonderful host, dressed as an 1800's policeman, gave a commentary on the dark, murderous and crime...More

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

One thursday evening after dark, a friends and I decided to do the old Geelong ghost tour which has been on my bucket list for some time now. Overall, the experience was phenomenal, and I would highly recommend it to anyone of any age who...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We did the midnight paranormal investigation. Luckily for us the other booking didn't turn up so it was just us. I think this really added to the experience. The tour starts by explaining the equipment you will use as part of the investigation then you...More

Thank sandra m
TwistedHistory, Manager at Twisted History, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks Sandra, I will pass your comments along to the guides. You are right we don't give to much history on these tours, that's what our ghost tours are for. But if you have specific questions, please don't hesitate to ask

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Our guide, "Gentle Annie", had good knowledge & did a wonderful job keeping us interested & informed. Our group was quite large but “well controlled” & the tour moved at a nice pace… not too quickly & not too slow. She provided a good balance...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

"Ok" maybe it's because I'm getting old ( the grumpy old man old) but having someone running around talking to GHOSTS like they're naughty children, or asking a 100 year old spirits to set off a EMF, or an electrotrymogulator or whatever they were, I...More

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Mary Ann took us on a great tour, the ambience created by the setting, the stories and the well timed noises made for a very enjoyable insight into prison life

1  Thank Graham F
Reviewed 29 August 2016

What can I say? Well... For those who have gone on ghost tours that skim over the history or embellish it or whatever, this particular one really does give you the best of both worlds (so to speak). You get a full history of the...More

1  Thank Robbie431
TwistedHistory, Manager at Twisted History, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you so much! So happy you enjoyed the experience and hope to see you again. I will be sure to pass your comments along to our staff.

Reviewed 28 June 2016

This was the second tour we did with Twisted History Tours and again really enjoyed the experience. It was a truly cold night in Geelong but in my opinion, this added to the experience. The tour guides get into their role right from the very...More

Thank Josine T
TwistedHistory, Owner at Twisted History, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Great! We are very happy you enjoyed your experience! I will pass along your feedback to the guides concerned. Hope to see you on another of our tours!!

Reviewed 11 April 2016

The Ghost Tour was so much fun! The guide was so informative & had you from the moment she opened the door. Reasonably priced as well I thought! Definitely got the heart racing - which was great! A must do for history buffs.

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bennycotz11
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There have been many personal experiences reported by our customers. These include being touched, pushed, hair lifted up, scratches, hearing of music, footsteps, sighting of shadow figures and much more. However we can... More
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