Bell Lee’s Cave, the largest part of the Hindley Street Catacombs, is located beneath the bustling Hindley Street. Legend has it that this place is inhabited by the mysterious Adelaide Mole People. Access to the catacombs can be found at various locations, including the Station Arcade and the McDonald’s car park.
Bell Lee’s Cave is shrouded in urban legends, including the belief that it serves as a gateway to Hell and that it is haunted by the ghost of Bell Lee himself, who lends his name to the cave. According to the legend, Bell Lee met his demise in 1890 when he was crushed by a rock fall within the cave. His ghost is said to haunt the cavern to this day, appearing as a morbidly obese figure with a finger permanently lodged in his belly button. It is said that gazing into his eyes will result in instant death.
Despite the eerie tales surrounding Bell Lee’s Cave, it remains a popular destination for those seeking adventure and thrills.