Tourist Attraction – Sovereign Hill, Australia

Tourist Attraction – Sovereign Hill, Australia

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Sovereign Hill is an open-air museum in Golden Point, a suburb of Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. It brings to life the excitement of Australia‚Äôs great 1850s gold rushes. Sovereign Hill depicts Ballarat’s first ten years after the discovery of gold there. It was officially opened on 29 November 1970 and has become a nationally acclaimed tourist attraction. Explore the daily ritual of this gold town and stroll the main street to visit with goldsmiths, crafts people, traders, soldiers and the like. Find your own fortune whilst panning for gold in the stream, go “underground” to the fascinating gold mine and museum or ride the stage-coach through the village.

Opening Times

Sovereign Hill
10.00 am to 5.00 pm every day except Christmas Day.
During daylight saving, Sovereign Hill is open until 5.30 pm.

Gold Museum
9.30 am to 5.30 pm every day except Christmas Day.
During daylight saving, the Gold Museum is open until 6 pm.

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Step back in time and experience the Australian gold Rush era. Explore the wonders of Ballarat as well as Sovereign Hill, a replica of an old gold-mining town This attraction gives visitors an experience of life in the 1850′s. The buildings, staff and activities all take you back in time. Sovereign Hill is an open air museum in Golden Point, a suburb of Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.

Opening Hours:
Sovereign Hill: 10 am – 5 pm every day except Christmas Day
Gold Museum: 9.30 am – 5.30 pm every day except Christmas Day

Sovereign Hill Entry (including Gold Museum)
Adult: $47.00
Concession: $37.60
Child (5-15): $21.40
Family (2 adults & up to 4 children): $117.50
Single Parent Family (1 adult & up to 3 children): $85.30

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