🎬Due to Production, Shrewsbury Prison will be closed from 25th - 28th September. We will reopen as normal on 29th September.🎬 Book now

Venue Hire

Hire Shrewsbury Prison

Shrewsbury Prison is a historic decommissioned prison, a 200-year-old listed building and site offering almost 4 acres of space.

Located in the town centre of Shrewsbury, next to the train station and large public car parks, means Shrewsbury Prison is easily accessible to all. Offering an authentic prison location for all types of media and/or events. A Victorian design with original Georgian gate lodge, Shrewsbury Prison can be utilised or dressed for any time period from the 1800s to the modern-day. If you’re looking for venue hire in in the West Midlands in a unique setting, get in touch with the team today.


Private Events

Shrewsbury Prison is perfectly suited to cater for private events, from small, intimate gatherings, to larger special events.

Special Events & Exhibitions

Shrewsbury Prison provides the ideal space for a huge variety of special events and exhibitions. We'll help make your vision become a reality.


Could you imagine a more unique and quirky venue to tie the knot, than a 200-year-old, decommissioned prison? No? Then you have come to the right place!

Photography Location

There are few places as striking as this vast, historical location. A labyrinth of dark, atmospheric landings lined with the original Victorian prison cells.

Production/Film Location

Shrewsbury Prison offers the perfect, authentic prison location for filming. Boasting over 4 acres of space, with the original Victorian prison buildings and cells, spanning over 4 floors.

Shrewsbury Prison Location Map View on Google Maps
Telephone icon 01743 343 100 Contact Us

Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm