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Chinatown Murder Tour

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Twisted History

On the Chinatown Murder Tour hear spine tingling stories of Melbourne's past as you are guided though the streets and lanes of the oldest Chinese community in the western world. Experience locations of a former opium den, Chinese cocaine house and brothels.

From stories of ghosts, murder and prostitution, to Squizzy Taylor and Chang the Chinese giant. Learn of Chinatown's connection to the Eureka Stockade and Jack the Ripper. You wont believe what has happened in just three blocks of Little Bourke Street.

Tours are conducted by guides in period costume, illustrating a character that would have once worked or lived in Chinatown.

Price & booking



Adult rate - no concession on this tour. Tour not suitable for those under 15 years of age due to nature of content.

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  • Departure details: 01/01/17 - 31/12/17

    Fri/Sat: 8:00pm - 9:30pm

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Come and get totally twisted at one of the great locations across Victoria and explore the darker side of history with Twisted History on a range of tours.

Join Twisted History at the Geelong Gaol, the longest continuously running 19th century prison for ghost and investigation tours, seven nights a week.

If murder is more your thing, they have a range of murder tours through Chinatown, Carlton and Melbourne every weekend. Or perhaps a haunted hotel is more your pace. If so, join them on one of their combined dinner, history and investigation tours.

Are you brave enough to explore the darker side of Victoria's history?

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