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Sovereign Hill Outdoor Museum

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Sovereign Hill Outdoor Museum

Australia’s foremost outdoor museum, Sovereign Hill re-creates Ballarat’s first ten years after the discovery of gold in 1851 when thousands of international adventurers rushed to the Australian goldfields in search of fortune.
Sovereign Hill is a living museum with working exhibits brought to life by costumed characters and horses. Set on 10.5 hectares of an original mining site, Sovereign Hill represents a goldfields town with shops, hotels, a theatre, schools, factories, a gold diggings and underground mines to explore.