Annual Passes

  • Group 9 Great benefits all year round
  • Group 8 Free entry to the attraction for 12 months (self-guided tour)
  • Group 6 15% discount on Guided Tours, Activities and Events
  • Group 12 10% discount in the Cafe and Gift Shop
  • Group 6 Exclusive online access to The Officers Club


Self-Guided Tour

Next availability: Tomorrow, 10am

If you’re looking for a day out with a difference, you’re in the right place. Explore the whole prison at your leisure, take photos and CELLfies as you soak up the atmosphere of this amazing 400-year-old prison.

Guided Tour

Next availability: Tomorrow, 2pm

Your guide will bring the prison to life through a no holds barred tour of this historic and fascinating building.

Ghost Tour

Next availability: Thursday 1st July, 7:30pm

Shepton Mallet Prison is the most haunted jail in the world... come and investigate to see what lurks behind the high prison walls in the dead of night.


The Cell Escape Room

Next availability: Saturday 26th, 10:30am

Welcome to The Cell. You are part of a criminal gang that has been convicted for the armed robbery of a number of banks. Your sentence would have been 15 years, but you gave information (snitched) on your gang leader in return for a lesser sentence of 3 years.

Welcome to The Hole. Sentenced to life in prison and as part of the country’s most notorious gang, you have a reputation for bad behaviour, bullying other prisoners, attacking officers and (worst of all) repeated escape attempts.

Taking part in iCombat laser games is like no other laser tag game on the planet. The state-of-the-art technology inside our guns coupled with an exhilarating venue make this one of the most immersive experiences you’re ever likely to encounter.

Archery Wars is easily described as paintball with bows and soft-tipped arrows, but without the pain and mess. It truly is the most accessible and fun activity for groups of all ages.


Prison Break

Next availability: Saturday 10th July, 11am

Night Behind Bars

Next availability: Friday 2nd July, 8pm

Night Behind Bars is a 12 hour overnight stay in a prison, without the sentence!

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