Venue Hire

Hire Shepton Mallet Prison

Located in the centre of Shepton Mallet, just a short distance from the high street and large public car parks, making Shepton Mallet Prison easily accessible to all. The Prison also has its own car park located on Frithfield Lane, just 30 seconds from the main entrance.

A largely Victorian design with original features, Shepton Mallet Prison can be utilised or dressed for any time period from the 1800s to the modern-day. If you’re looking for alternative venue hire in Somerset, you’ve come to the right place!


Photography Location

A labyrinth of dark, atmospheric landings lined with the original Victorian prison cells, the prison makes for the perfect photography setting.

Production/Film Location

Shepton Mallet provides the ideal space for a huge variety of special events and exhibitions. We'll help make your cinematic vision become a reality.

Private Events

Shepton Mallet Prison is perfectly suited to cater for private events. From small, intimate gatherings to larger special events, we have the space, vision and experience to make it happen.

Special Events & Exhibitions

Large and spacious, the prison is the ideal space for a huge variety of special events and exhibitions. From corporate events to exhibitions - talk to us about your requirements.


Shepton Mallet Prison offers a unique and quirky venue to tie the knot. What's more special than a building filled with heritage and history!?

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Opening Hours

Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm