Annual Passes

  • Group 9 Great benefits all year round
  • Group 8 Free entry to the attraction for 12 months (self-guided tour)
  • Group 6 10% 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: Today, 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 27th, 9:30pm

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 22nd, 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.

'Turf Wars' is an immersive escape experience where guests are challenged to solve 4 'Stations' hidden throughout the 'Grid', while avoiding capture by the 'Hunter.'


Night Behind Bars

Next availability: Friday 20th May, 8pm

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

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Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm