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Shrewsbury Prison

Shrewsbury Prison , The Dana Shrewsbury , Shropshire, SY1 2HP

Shrewsbury Prison is An Immersive Dark Tourism Attraction, that inspires people, educating, engaging and immersing visitors through a journey behind bars.

With a mission to preserve, protect and promote the history and heritage of Shrewsbury Prison, by shining a light on prison life from the Georgian era to the modern day.

Visitors are given a unique and immersive prison experience combined with first class customer service.

Shrewsbury Prison was built in 1793 and closed in 2013, with over 200 years of history behind its walls including the countries last remaining Georgian prison.

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Opening Times

Monday - Sunday

10.00 - 17.00

Prices

Self-Guided Tours

Adult

£15.00

Child

£10.00

Guided Tours

Adult

£22.00

Child

£14.50

Ghost Tours

Adult

£25.00

Child

£25.00

The Cell Escape Room (Includes Self-Guided Tour)

From £25.00

The Hole Escape Room (Includes Self-Guided Tour)

From £25.00

Prison Break

£69.00 per person

Night Behind Bars

£69.00 per person

Facilities

Café

Baby Changing

Car Parking

Disabled Access

Dog Friendly

Toilets

Events

2nd - 21st Dec

Prison Break at Shrewsbury Prison

Are you up for the challenge? You’ve seen the films, you’ve seen the TV series. Now it’s time to put yourself to the test and see if you have what it takes to break out of a real prison in the World’s Largest Escape Game!

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20th Dec - 5th Apr

Night Behind Bars at Shrewsbury Prison

Night Behind Bars at Shrewsbury Prison is a 12 hour overnight stay in a prison, without the sentence! Could you handle a whole night?

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Other things to do nearby

2nd - 21st Dec

Prison Break at Shrewsbury Prison

Are you up for the challenge? You’ve seen the films, you’ve seen the TV series. Now it’s time to put yourself to the test and see if you have what it takes to break out of a real prison in the World’s Largest Escape Game!

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20th Dec - 5th Apr

Night Behind Bars at Shrewsbury Prison

Night Behind Bars at Shrewsbury Prison is a 12 hour overnight stay in a prison, without the sentence! Could you handle a whole night?

View event

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