Shepton Mallet Prison Tours
There are some 84,000 prisoners currently in prisons across the United Kingdom and without doing time the likelihood of seeing inside one is very rare.
Shepton Mallet Prison offers members of the public a chance to go behind the reinforced gates to take a glimpse of what prison life was once like.
Visitors taking a guided prison tour will get to see the nation's oldest prison.
Shepton Mallet Prison has been carrying out executions since it first opened in 1610.
Visiting our prison is a great way to spend the day with the family learning and exploring the history, now you really can tour a prison.
Shepton Mallet Prison offers group bookings for visitors on day trips. Step inside as you take 'The World's Most Interactive Prison Tour'.
Spend as long as you like on a self guided tour.
You and your family will be transported back in time as you tour the prison finding out what life was like for prisoners.
For the ultimate day out and to experience a new adventure, be sure to visit us at Shepton Mallet Prison.