No entry after 3:30pm.
FAMILY(2 adults + 3 children)
Owing to the historic nature of the Old Gaol building, disabled access is not available throughout - although lift access is available to the mezzanine area in the Old Exercise Yard.
Our information boards are dyslexia-friendly. They feature a cream background and black text.
Phone us on 01280 823020: 10am-4pm, Monday-Saturday.
How do you escape from the Old Gaol?
About his person, William Varney had hidden oil to quieten the locks. He replaced the
screws with wet bread rubbed in soot.