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Private Groups

Private Groups

Experience Shepton Mallet Prison with your closest friends and family for a truly immersive day out

For all friends and family groups wanting tours, activities or events at Shepton Mallet Prison.

Visit Includes

  • Group 12 Prison Experience
  • Group 8 Self-Guided Tour
  • Group 12 Activities
  • iconmonstr-mobile-thin Photographs
  • Group 9 Drinks
Shepton Mallet Prison Self Guided Tour

If you are a family or friend’s group of 8 or more then you can have a fun filled activity package at Shepton Mallet Prison.

Welcomed by an officer, you will confess your crimes and be processed into the prisoner experience, receiving your standard issued orange jumpsuits, before being placed into a holding cell. From there you will be escorted by your prison officer to the wings to begin your activities.

Once completed you will enjoy drinks in our visitor centre and compare notes on your experience.

There are three package options to choose from all of which begin with the prisoner experience, followed by, a single activity package, a double activity package or a triple activity package. All activity packages include a self-guided tour of Shepton Mallet Prison.

Shepton Mallet Prison Self Guided Tour

With a huge range of activities to choose from, including,

  • Mini Guided Tour
  • Mini Ghost Tour
  • Escape Room
  • Turf Wars (additional cost)


If you are a family or friends’ group of 10 or more then you can receive a discount on Night Behind Bars at Shepton Mallet Prison.

To book your event contact our dedicated sales team.

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Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm