Tours & Events

Fort Scratchley is open with modified operations. Tours remain suspended. Read our Frequently Asked Questions for more information. 


Tunnel tours, gun firings, concerts and special events such as Australia Day and ANZAC Day are just some of the activities that make Fort Scratchley a fascinating place for locals, tourists and families to visit.

Guided Tours

Open 6 days a week, 10am to 4pm (closed Tuesdays). General admission to Fort Scratchley is free.

Booking a Tour

Go through Fort Scratchley Tunnels with our knowledgeable guides. Small groups (under x10) - no need to book, just purchase your tickets on the day at the Fort Artillery Store.

Self Guided Tours

You are welcome to take a self-guided tour around the barracks and above ground defence structures.

Special Events

There are a number of major events at Fort Scratchley each year as well as regular activities.