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Murders Most Foul: A true crime history walking tour of Surry Hills, Sydney

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The Only Interactive True Crime Walking Tour of Sydney's Most Horrifying Murders. Explore mysterious laneways and iconic streets.

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This is Not a Normal Walking Tour

  • Step into the shoes of an 19th-century detective and discover the crime scenes of eight violent murders which took place in Sydney’s Surry Hills.
  • You will receive copies of actual police evidence, crime scene photography and witness reports from the investigations so you can compare the past with the present. You might even solve a cold-case murder mystery.
  • Your guide will reveal to you the exact locations where each tragedy occurred and some of these well known iconic locations will shock you!


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The Eight Forgotten Murders of Surry Hills

Did you know Surry Hills was once considered Australia’s murder capital? So notorious it was said to rival New York’s Hells Kitchen and London’s White Chapel in its depravity.

Eight Surry Hills murders will be revealed to you, each shocked the nation.

  • The Surry Hills silk stocking strangler,
  • The sadistic slaughter of the Woolloomooloo Rose,
  • Mary O’Hara and the Crown Street horror.

Just a few of the horrors that were hidden from the public, until now.


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You can also expect to

  • Learn the history of Surry Hills, Sydney's most unique and interesting suburb.
  • Explore the most beautiful and iconic streets and laneways while discovering their mysterious histories and secrets. Including one of the oldest streets in Australia that has remained unchanged since the 1840s.
  • Take some fantastic photos of the most charming Victorian and Edwardian architecture.
  • Enjoy a refreshment in an uber-cool cafe, or a traditional 19th-century corner pub.

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Casefiles eBook

Your tour ticket comes with a complimentary copy of the Murders Most Foul: The Surry Hills Case Files ebook. The book contains the actual police evidence, crime scene photography, witness reports, newspaper articles and coroner’s reports for each case. As well as bonus information that explores deeper into the minds of the killers.

You will use the old photographs and maps to piece together the clues and try to determine the exact spot where the crime was committed or to reconstruct the events.

The book sells on Amazon for $19.99. However, with our exclusive tour offer, you will receive it free with your ticket.


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Duration

3 hours (including a short cafe or pub break).

Distance

4.5 km (approx 6,000 steps) with some small hills.

The tour starts at Sydney's Central Station and ends at an iconic depression-era pub right near Central Station.

The Tour Finishes at The Royal Albert Hotel (140 Commonwealth Street Sury Hills) and your guide will escort you to Central Station after night tours.


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