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Port Arthur v Alcatraz

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Hi, we are passing through San Francisco in August and trying to decide whether to make room for Alcatraz in an already tight itinerary. I have been to Port Arthur in Tasmania. Just wondering if any Australians on this forum might have been to both Port Arthur and Alcatraz, and give me an idea of how they compare with each other. I've also been to Trial Bay Gaol in South West Rocks, NSW, as well as the old convict settlement in Norfolk Island, so any comparisons between any of these and Alcatraz would be helpful. Thanks in advance...

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