Our furnished houses contain a range of 19th-century items. These assist in telling the story at Port Arthur, but only a few originally came from here.
There is a small collection of material related to the tragedy of 1996. This collection is currently closed to the public.
Our historic collections database is not currently open to public access. If you are researching convict artefacts or your interest lies in historic images we will do our best to help. Please contact us.
Both the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery hold large and varied collections of related artefacts and images, and are well worth contacting for research purposes.