Highest visitor numbers on record
Port Arthur Historic Site has recorded its largest ever visitation since opening to the public with 272,653 day and 34,097 evening visitors.
Plenty to do this Easter at Port Arthur
The popular short 'Port Arthur History Plays' and a heap of educational and entertaining family fun activities will be offered at the Port Arthur Historic Site over the Easter holiday break.
Wooden Boat Festival event at Port Arthur this Sunday
The Port Arthur Historic Site has partnered with the MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival to present Quayside at Port Arthur, a celebration of Tasmania's coastal maritime trading heritage, this Sunday 8 February at the Historic Site.
Port Arthur Penitentiary's future assured
Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman joined Federal Heritage Minister Greg Hunt and State Heritage Minister Matthew Groom, along with PAHSMA Chair Professor Sharon Sullivan to formally re-open Port Arthur's Penitentiary following major conservation.