Mount Isa Heritage & History Tour (2.5 hours)
- Duration: 150 Minutes (approx.)
- Location: Mount Isa, Queensland
- Product code: NWT008
A visit to Mount Isa is not complete without experiencing the city’s history. Our small group interpretive heritage tour showcases the historical sights and attractions of this great inland city generally forgotten by glossy tourism books. We visit the original 1926 Mount Isa Cemetery with only six graves, learn about the RFDS de Havilland aircraft majestically positioned aloft a pole on the banks of the Leichhardt River, heritage listed Casa Grande where Queen Elizabeth II once stayed and the original MIM headframe and Urquhart shaft, hear stories about the original pubs where The Isa and RedEarth Hotel (Boyd’s Hotel) now stand, the significance of the city clock, pass through Soldiers Hill where thousands of American soldiers were once stationed during WWII We finish our experience with an unforgettable step back in time with a private escorted tour of the heritage listed Tent
House and Underground Hospital finished with complimentary afternoon tea.