National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame & Old Alice Springs Gaol, Alice Springs

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Pay homage to hundreds of trailblazing Australian women with a visit to National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame & Old Alice Springs Gaol. The site features several permanent exhibitions recognizing the special contributions women made in various fields, from working in prison kitchens to conquering new lands all over the continent. This museum is located in a former prison, which in itself is a unique tourist attraction. Behind the walls of the old prison you can explore stories of the brave exploits and incredible achievements of women from all over Australia. A number of displays celebrate the country’s famous outback heroines. Opened in 1993, the museum continues to expand its collection of stories, photographs, books, and audio/video recordings, providing a comprehensive and educational experience to visitors from around the world. To visit National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame & Old Alice Springs Gaol and get the most from your holiday in Alice Springs, create itinerary details personal to you using our Alice Springs travel itinerary planner.
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  • This site has so much potential as a major visitor attraction in Alice Springs. Originally the 'old' Alice Springs gaol (closed in the mid 1990s and not to be confused with the really old gaol in town...  more »
  • The old Gaol and Australian National Women’s Museum in Alice Springs is a must see place to go. The celebration of the First Australian Women is worthy to be in any or all Australian Capital Cities. I...  more »
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  • A great place to visit. Lots of history and interesting stuff.
  • So enjoyed reading about our fabulous women. My 2 heroes listed there - Julia gillard and Quentin Bryce. Such inspirational and intelligent woman. Would highly recommend visit.

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