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All reviews well worth a visit audio guide rainy day family ticket prison life interesting visit porridge all ages condemned cell dark cell munitions factory old jail great attraction couple of hours lots of history own pace teddy bear
What a fab place to spend a few hours... We visited on Easter Monday, 2 families with 3 children (5 to 9). It is a really great attraction, detailed for the adults and lots of activities for the children depending on their ages. The best...More
A very pleasant surprise for all the extended family when we visited here.
A family with ages ranging from 4 to 72, we had a most pleasant visit to this old jail.
For the young ones, there was a Teddy Bear Hunt to carry...More
Visited Ruthin Gaol on a organized Paranormal Investigation. What a fantastic place. A time capsule museum, with many of the original features. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable, and described the history in great detail, as well as telling us about the day to day...More
Good value at a fiver with lots of Info In the historic cells. Gives you an insight in to life in an historic jail.
The only negative is that the main 'pentonville' style block is of bounds, save for a couple of cells and a...More
It was a rainy Sunday so we decided to give this attraction a try. It was a very interesting visit with a lot of history behind it. There was lots of information to read and see. The staff were also very friendly and welcoming. I'd...More
You may wonder how this could be made interesting, but the staff have certainly succeeded. From the minute you enter the door you are made welcome by the friendly staff and the gift shop is full of interesting buys for children and adults alike.. The...More
I visited with my husband and adult daughter. We all thoroughly enjoyed our visit from the moment we stepped inside and were greeted with smiles and hellos from the man and woman at the desk.
We first looked at the items for sale and my...More
There was so much of interest our visit lasted almost two hours. Plenty of exhibits, lots to read and learn about. The tableaux are really lifelike and help you to understand what it would have been like to have been an inmate of the gaol...More