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Law, Crime and Justice Trail: A journey through Queensland’s legal system
February 15 - January 19 | 8:00am - 5:00pm| Varies
- Explore our legal and democratic systems through the eyes of several key Queensland history, law and justice institutions
- Discover and observe key concepts, features and processes of Queensland’s legal system
- Learn about life during the early years of settlement, and the history of crime and punishment in Queensland
- Step inside Brisbane’s unique architecture
The Law, Crime and Justice Trail has 4 stops at Queensland institutions which are passionate about sharing our stories, and developing learning experiences focused on the rule of law, Queensland history, crime and justice:
- The Commissariat Store Museum—commissariatstore.org.au
- Supreme Court Library Queensland—sclqld.org.au/legalheritage
- Queensland Police Museum—police.qld.gov.au/museum/
- Boggo Road Gaol (Jail)—boggoroadgaol.com
You can tailor your journey to suit your interests or area of study—visit 1 or 2 of the stops on the trail, or discover the whole story with a full-day excursion.
Contact each institution to organise a learning experience tailored to your needs.
Are you a community group? Find out more about the Law, Crime and Justice Trail for community groups