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Admission prices & hours

To protect public safety, Sovereign Hill is closed to the public during the coronavirus pandemic. We look forward to welcoming visitors back to Sovereign Hill as soon as possible, creating immersive experiences of our shared history. Thank you for your support and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Opening hours

Sovereign Hill
Closed Christmas Day

Gold Museum
Closed Christmas Day


Sovereign Hill

Annual Pass 

Single Entry




Child (5-15 years) - only available when purchased with an Adult, Family or Single Family Ticket/Pass






Family (2 Adults and up to 4 Children)



Single Adult Family (1 Adult and up to 3 Children)



Gold Museum                                             

Single Entry



Child (5-15 years) - only available when purchased with an Adult, Family Ticket/Pass                                                 




Family (2 Adults and up to 4 Children)


(please note: Gold Museum entry is free with a valid Sovereign Hill ticket)

*Australian cards only. Cards must be presented. Valid concession cards: Australian Pension, Disability/Carer, Health Care, Sole Parent, Unemployed, Veterans’ Affairs, Australian Student, Companion Card (FOC), ISIC International Student, Australian Seniors Card, New Zealand Super Gold Card.

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Add value to your day at Sovereign Hill

Gold Mine Tours: $7.50 Adult, $4.00 Child (5-15), $20.00 Family (2A & 4C)  
(please note: the Red Hill Mine tour is a free self-guided tour)
Coach Rides: $5.50 Adult, $4.00 Child (5-15), $17.00 Family (2A & 4C)
Sweet Experience: $20.00 per person

Red Hill Photographic Rooms
Dress up in beautiful Victorian costumes and pose for a unique souvenir photo.
Book early on the day of visit, or phone (03) 5337 1128. Email
Bookings essential as places are limited.

Click here for the 2020 price list

Get two days for one

Sovereign Hill offers so much fun and adventure that a 2-day visit can be a practical option.

For the price of a single day’s entry, you can now enjoy a second day at Sovereign Hill.

Why not experience Sovereign Hill at your leisure and still have time to explore other Ballarat attractions on the same visit - and don’t forget that the 4-star Sovereign Hill Hotel offers on-site accommodation suitable for families and couples!

Take advantage of this great value offer* by having your ticket scanned as you enter Sovereign Hill.

*Conditions apply