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Quick stop to absorb a bygone era

Old court house with cells. Well worth a short stop. An unusual attraction but fascinating. Make... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
206ianm
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First visit to Monmouth

Our first visit to Monmouth. Lovely town lots to see and do. I will definitely return and spend... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
patriciatowns1976
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Shire Hall Agincourt Square, Monmouth NP25 3DY, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Old court house with cells. Well worth a short stop. An unusual attraction but fascinating. Make sure you go down into the cells.

Thank 206ianm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very photogenic building which is now home to the Tourist Information Office so it's very helpful.

Thank Linda g
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to Monmouth. Lovely town lots to see and do. I will definitely return and spend more time exploring it.

Thank patriciatowns1976
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Too late to go and have a look round inside which was a shame but we did explore externally and will given a chance return and have a real explore inside. Not to be thwarted I did take some pictures around the area - as...More

Thank Mic L
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Popped into here as a stop on the Monmouth heritage trail. Interesting information boards about the Chartists and the assizes held here. Pop down into the holding cell area to see them awaiting their fate. Tiny cells with very little room. Followed most of the...More

Thank alan2303
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Very welcoming young man on the desk at the front. Invited us to explore for free. Display panels tell the story of the Chartist trials and the shocking plight of poor people at the time. There is a lift down to the miserable cells in...More

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Was killing time before travelling home after a weekend break and my 13 year old son and I happened upon the Shire Hall and fantastic Old Court Room. We had it all to ourselves and my son had great fun trying on the judge’s wig,...More

Thank mummyofaandw
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with my children on a Saturday morning, we were the only ones there! I was amazed that you could actually go into the court rooms and could sit down on the benches and of course the children had fun up on the stand! We...More

1  Thank teammumford
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We do not appreciate loud music being played into early hours of the morning during functions on a Saturday night. Surly the music should be turned down after 10 to ensure people living in the surrounding buildings can sleep

Thank Lofty87
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This Hall is the most prominent building as you walk up through the town of Monmouth. It is well preserved and hosts many events.

Thank Lynne A
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