Sovereign Hill Tour from Melbourne with Gold Museum Ticket
Price On Request
Explore the gold mining culture of Ballarat in Sovereign Hill and visit the Gold Museum. Learn about the 1850's as you visit the scene of revolt and the emergence of democracy at Eureka. As the cry 'Gold' echoed around the globe, many people around the world went to Ballarat to seek their fortune. You can capture the excitement of the gold rush as you enjoy a complete Ballarat town tour with its exquisite gardens and noble statues.
- Any cancellations made after 08:20 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
- Wi-Fi on coach
- 9 (hrs)
Check In/Pickup Location Details
For check-in, the meeting point is Federation Square in Flinders street. Please be there 15 minutes before the tour departs.
For pick-up, please refer to the list of available hotels in Melbourne. Please be ready at least 10-15 minutes before your scheduled pick-up time.
- Children three (3) years old and under are free, but will need to sit on a parent or guardian's lap if there are no available seats.
- The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
- Please note that photography is not allowed during the underground mine tour or at any performances at the Victoria Theater.
|Sovereign Hill Tour with Gold Museum Admission Ticket
Pick-up from Specific Hotels in Melbourne or Check-in at Federation Square East
Ballarat's Heritage in Sovereign Hill
Experience the gold rush era in Sovereign Hill, an outdoor museum that reflects the history of Ballarat during the gold discovery in the 1850s. Then, visit the site of the 1854 Miner's Rebellion, the Eureka Stockade, and the Chinese Village.
Learn how to pan for gold in Red Gully Creek and see demonstrations of mining equipment from the gold rush era. You can also explore an underground mine on the Red Hill Mine Tour.
Main Street of Sovereign Hill
Find various shops selling period items and try some homemade boiled lollies. Also, watch the daily parade and be entertained by costumed ladies, gents, and other goldfields characters who are happy to pose for a great photo. You can also ride a stagecoach and watch the Giant Crushing Battery.
Lunch at the New York Bakery (For Lunch Option Only)
Enjoy lunch at New York Bakery which has cafe/bistro style meals: fish and chips, Caesar Salad, fettuccini, spaghetti, pumpkin soup with a ham & cheese toasted sandwich, and half serve chips. Tea, coffee, juice, or a soft drink is also included.
See the golden treasures of Ballarat as you view the impressive and valuable collection of gold nuggets, gold coins, alluvial deposits, and priceless gold artifacts.
Drop-off at Specific Hotels in Melbourne or Check-out at Federation Square East