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Experience Shrewsbury Prison through one of our private tours, led by an ex-prison officer. Immerse yourself in the history of the prison, as you explore a 200-year-old prison on no holds barred tour that showcases life inside.
Our private tours are designed especially for all friends and family groups wanting private tours, activities or events at Shrewsbury Prison. Make a day of it through additional activities and things to do - suitable for all ages and tastes!
If you are a family or friend’s group of 15 or more then you can book an exclusive tour of Shrewsbury Prison.
Your two-hour, no holds barred tour showcases life inside. Ex-prison officers with real experience will take your group through the traditional prison wings, furnished cells, healthcare, segregation, prisoners’ kitchen, visits, hangman’s bedroom and finish in the execution room.
Who were the infamous inmates? How many escaped? When was the last hanging? How do drugs get into jail? All are just a handful of questions your group may want to ask.Contact Us
Come and learn the art of Angel & Axe Throwing under the safe supervision of our trained Axe-perts.
Join this fun filled, puzzle-based prison escape room as you try to outsmart the prison Governor and make your way to freedom. A self-guided tour of the prison is included in the ticket price.
Prison Break: 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.
As with the daytime guided tours, the Evening Guided Tour, is led by an ex-prison officer with over 30 years’ experience of working in the prison system.