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Employee led career opportunities at Shrewsbury Prison.

Employee led career opportunities at Shrewsbury Prison.

10th January 2024

A heritage led tourist attraction in the West Midlands, built in 1791, Shrewsbury Prison is one of the most unique destinations to kick start your career and be part of a flexible and inclusive, employee led company that brings the focus onto the experience and development of its employees. Being part of the team at […]

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Shrewsbury Prison Filming Location & Production Highlights 2023

Shrewsbury Prison Filming Location & Production Highlights 2023

28th December 2023

A unique filming location in Shrewsbury Shrewsbury Prison offers a unique filming location, easily accessible in the West Midlands. Our Victorian prison was decommissioned in 2013 and retains many of the features familiar to inmates today. This one-of-a-kind setting has hosted productions for films, television series, and adverts throughout 2023. We look back on the […]

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The Most Unique Corporate Away Days In Shrewsbury

23rd December 2023

Our team have been busy hosting Corporate Christmas Events with a twist! But did you know that we offer team building activities and corporate away day packages all year round?   Team Building Activities in Shrewsbury We offer the most unique team building experiences in the West Midlands. From prisoner experiences (think jumpsuits and Prison […]

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What's on at Shrewsbury Prison this Christmas?

What's on at Shrewsbury Prison this Christmas?

20th December 2023

It isn’t often that you get the chance to explore a prison, but with our unique Escape Rooms, and Tours, you could be experiencing life behind bars this Christmas! What’s on in Shrewsbury? Shrewsbury prison offers something for everyone. History buffs will enjoy our expert-led Guided Tours and Self-Guided exploration while kids and grown-ups alike […]

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Shrewsbury Prison Christmas Market Success

Shrewsbury Prison Christmas Market Success

13th December 2023

  Will it be remembered as one of the best Christmas Markets in Shrewsbury? We will let you decide! But what we can say is that our Christmas Market has yet again been a huge success! On the 9th of December, The Mayor of Shrewsbury cut the ribbon for the grand opening of our Christmas […]

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The Future Of Shrewsbury Prison

The Future Of Shrewsbury Prison

27th November 2023

Shrewsbury Prison, the historic landmark with 200 years of history, is set to embark on an exciting new chapter. This iconic structure is being reimagined into a world-renowned tourist attraction, blending rich heritage with modern luxury and sustainability. The transformation will introduce a 20-bedroom boutique hotel, offering guests a unique stay that combines the allure […]

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The Return of Shrewsbury Prison's Christmas Market

The Return of Shrewsbury Prison's Christmas Market

2nd November 2023

A Unique Christmas Market in Shrewsbury Our Christmas Market is set to return within the walls of Shrewsbury Prison. It isn’t quite how you would envision spending Christmas with your loved ones for a festive day out, but that’s what makes it so unique. And believe us when we say our Christmas Market is back, […]

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Shrewsbury Prison Announce unique Christmas Party Packages!

27th October 2023

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas Party for your colleagues or sports team? Join us at Shrewsbury Prison and treat them to a festive dinner, team building exercises and a day out to remember! Our corporate Christmas packages are like no other. Whether you are getting a taste of life as a prisoner, taking […]

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Kids Go Free this October Half Term at Shrewsbury Prison!

Kids Go Free this October Half Term at Shrewsbury Prison!

18th October 2023

We’re offering great value for money this October half term with FREE tickets for children on all Self-Guided and Guided Tours! Buy online or onsite to redeem up to 2 free child tickets for every group booking from 21st October – 5th November. Shrewsbury Prison is the perfect place for your family day out this […]

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An Immersive Dark Tourism Attraction Awaits to Welcome you for Unforgettable Summer Holidays!

An Immersive Dark Tourism Attraction Awaits to Welcome you for Unforgettable Summer Holidays!

10th July 2023

The countdown begins for Summer Breakout, our biggest, most extensive offering yet! Designed to challenge your skills, test your ability and keep the kids busy without having to feel the pinch. Summer Breakout offers 3 exclusive discounts and 3 additional benefits across our tours, activities and events, running during the 6-week summer holidays from 22nd […]

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An Inclusive Dark Tourism Attraction

An Inclusive Dark Tourism Attraction

20th June 2023

That time of year has come, where many companies display their support for Pride in a variety of visible ways. Many choose to run campaigns, hold diversity and inclusion workshops, fundraise, or have their own celebration. But is there enough awareness out there to educate and inspire people to make the positive changes to ensure […]

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Shrewsbury Prison’s Famous Team

13th June 2023

Since Shrewsbury Prison’s closure back in 2013, it is safe to say that we’ve had our fair share of being in the spotlight. Coronation Street, The Apprentice and Man Like Mobeen are just a few of the many productions filmed at Shrewsbury Prison. But what is it like to host a production at a decommissioned […]

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