Deadhouse Tales of Sydney Morgue

6:00am to 9:00am Thursday 26 April 2018 (Weekly event)

Immerse yourself in some classic Australian true crime as you’re guided through an 1850s sandstone building not far from the old Deadhouse in Sydney Morgue and Coroner's Court in The Rocks. The first Deadhouse season takes you back in time to watch two of these notorious cases play out.

You will move around the courtyard and all three floors of this historic building and experience scenes depicting the back stories of famous crimes.

Background: Before 1972 the Sydney Coroner’s Court and Morgue was in lower George Street. The morgue was known as the Deadhouse. The Bone Room downstairs held boxes full of human bones from unsolved cases. Some of this building still remains.

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