Self-Guided Crumlin Road Gaol Experience

Duration: 60-90mins approx.*
Child £8.00 | Adult £14.50 | Concession £13.00 | Family (2Ads + 2Kids) £40.00 (*book 24 hours in advance online for discount)


Discover over 150 years of history and follow in the footsteps of over 25,000 prisoners as you make the journey through Northern Ireland’s only remaining Victorian Era prison.

Explore the building’s colourful past and gain a unique and memorable insight into the daily lives and routines of both prisoners and prison officers over the Gaol’s existence.

Learn about the Gaol’s history including when women and children were imprisoned, the executions that were carried out, and its more recent history and learn about why the decision was taken to close the prison.

You will have access to all aspects of the Gaol from the Tunnel linking the courthouse on the other side of the Crumlin Road to the Hanging Cell, the Historic Holding Cells, Centre Circle, C-Wing and Graveyard.

The Crumlin Road Gaol Experience is open to the public and operates between 10:00am and 4:00pm daily.

Crumlin Road Gaol Experience is a self-guided tour, which includes advanced AV throughout the site, this will enable you to explore the prison at your own pace.


Information & Terms

*90 minute duration based on visitors exploring all areas of the Gaol, reading the information boards and watching the videos around the site.