Marthaville and Cessnock Cemetery

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Dark Tours!
Interactive History and Ghost Hunt!

Come along to the gateway of the Hunter Valley and experience the very first timber home of the region which was completed in 1886. Discover the past residents of Marthaville and some of the original building features! Then get hands on with a wide range of interactive devices and see what you discover! Will you discover any energy or a temperature change?

Join Dark Tours for 1.5 hours at this amazing historical location!

Then we make our way 5 minutes down the road for an hour at Cessnock Cemetery!

Previous to Cessnock Cemetery being a cemetery there was a school on the site which had been relocated to Wollombi! The cemetery itself holds some very well known residents including a poet!

Learn how our devices work and how to use them! Learn about energy! Learn how to conduct experiments and do some experimenting of your own!

Will your own experiments make our devices respond?

Will you feel or hear anything?

Will you capture anything in a photo?

Come along and join us to find out for yourself!

Dark Tours ois a community based company where we donate proceeds back to our historical socieities and communities! With every tour ticket purchased for Marthaville we proudly donate 50% of the ticket purchase directly back to Marthaville's wonderful historical society!





  • History and Ghost tour
  • 14 + years
  • Wheelchair access but no wheelchair accessible bathroom
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