Tickets & Passes

Annual Passes

Shrewsbury Prison Private Tours
  • Group 4 Great benefits all year round
  • Group 7 Free entry to the attraction for 12 months (self-guided tour)
  • Group 16 10% discount on Guided Tours, Activities and Events
  • Group 8 10% discount in the Restaurant and Gift Shop
  • Group 6 Exclusive online access to The Officers Club
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Self-guided Tour

Next availability: Today, 10am

If you’re looking for a day out with a difference, you’re in the right place. Explore the whole prison at your leisure, take photos and CELLfies as you soak up the atmosphere of this amazing Victorian prison. An ideal day out for families with young children who would like to investigate at their own pace.

Guided Tour

Next availability: Today, 11am

An ex-prison officer shines light on what life was like for prisoners, officers and visitors. Bringing the prison to life through a no-holds-barred tour of this historic and fascinating building:

Ghost Tour

Next availability: Wednesday 17th, 6:30pm

Shrewsbury Prison boasts the title of ‘the second most haunted jail in the world.’ Join our 5* rated Ghost Tour, every Wednesday evening, where you will discover what lurks behind the high prison walls in the dead of night.

This is a fascinating guided tour around the Georgian part of the prison, underneath the Victorian building. You will CRAWL through the tunnels to experience and be immersed in the life of a Georgian prisoner.


The Cell Escape Room

Next availability: Today, 10:30am

The Cell is a fully immersive state-of-the-art escape room experience. A fun filled, puzzle-based game in a real prison cell with your own Prison Officer. It’s guaranteed to test your wits, as you try to outsmart The Cell and make your way to freedom.

The Hole Escape Room

Next availability: Today, 10:30am

The Hole is a fully immersive state-of-the-art escape room experience. An adrenaline filled puzzle-based game set in a dark prison cell, known as The Hole, with your own Prison Officer. It’s guaranteed to test your wits, as you try to escape The Hole and make your way to freedom.

Axe Throwing

Next availability: Today, 10:30am

Come and learn the art of Axe Throwing under the safe supervision of our trained Axe-perts.

Taking part in iCombat laser games is like no other laser tag game on the planet. The state-of-the-art technology inside our guns coupled with an exhilarating venue make this one of the most immersive experiences you’re ever likely to encounter.

Archery Wars is easily described as paintball with bows and soft tipped arrows, but without the pain and mess. It truly is the most accessible and fun activity for groups of all ages.

Kids archery is a fun, safe and exciting activity perfect to entertain the younger ones, while the big kids (ages 8+) try out Angel & Axe throwing.


Prison Break

Next availability: Saturday 20th, 11am

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. It’s an opportunity to test your wits and skills

Night Behind Bars

Next availability: Friday 2nd September, 8pm

Night Behind Bars is a 12 hour overnight stay in a prison, without the sentence!

Ghost Hunting or Paranormal Investigations, as they are more commonly known, run regularly at Shrewsbury Prison. They are operated by professional external organisations and paranormal groups.

Licensed bar, Live Music and a Prison Wing – It’s the ultimate night out

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Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm ( Thurs: 10am-9pm )

Sat-Sun: 10am-5pm