Murders Most Foul: True Crime Walking Tours

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Murders Most Foul offers interactive walking tour experiences to discover Sydney’s most horrifying historical murders and crime scenes. The tours explore mysterious laneways and the hidden historical…

Murders Most Foul offers interactive walking tour experiences to discover Sydney’s most horrifying historical murders and crime scenes. The tours explore mysterious laneways and the hidden historical underbelly of Sydney’s most iconic streets. Interesting topics are discussed such as crime and punishment in colonial Sydney; how the legal system worked; factors the contributed towards the crime waves of the past; the rise of charities and welfare groups; Sydney's historic architecture; and the natural geography of the area and how it affected the society built above it. Tour participants will see and learn about some of the oldest streets and buildings in Australia.

Each tour is guided by a qualified local historian who knows the history of the area inside and out. To enhance the experience, each participant receives a 'Casefiles ebook' that is filled with interesting information about the area, old photos, crime scene photography, police evidence, coroners reports and old maps. The guides and participants use the contents of the casefiles ebook to interact with the surroundings and compare the past with the present.

There are eight tours operating each week. Both day and night options are offered.

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