Mayday hills lunatic asylum was one of the largest institutions in Victoria. Opened in 1867 as A Lunatic Asylum, this building housed thousands of people described as "Lunatics", "idiots" and "imbeciles".

Closing in 1995 after 128 years of operation, today this site is considered one of the most haunted locations in Australia.

At its height, Mayday Hills consisted of 67 buildings and was home to over 1200 patients and 500 staff.

As night falls upon Beechworth you will be led through the cold and deserted buildings once a notorious and feared instruction in Victoria . You will go deep into the heart of the asylum and experience the wards and their mysteries. Hear the stories, tales and myths that have led to this amazing tour and discover what life was like living and working in the institution during the 1860's.

This tour is more than just a 'Ghost Tour', but then again... will you see something more during your tour?

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2hrs - $40

1 Albert Street, Beechworth, VIC, 3747
To book phone: 1300 856 668 or email: