Commercial Heritage Manager
Ruthin Gaol Shop Staff
Ruthin Gaol opened in May 2002. The building was a prison from 1654 to 1916 and you can now see how prisoners lived their daily lives and how the prison worked. Audio guide included in admission price, souvenir shop and school workshops available.
Museum, Historic house or home, Heritage site
Open from April-September
Open 6 days a week (closed on Tuesdays)
10am - 5pm
Adult - £4.00
Senior/student/child - £3.00
Child 5 years and under - FREE
Family (any 4, min 1 child) - £11.00
Guide book - £1.00
Audio guide - £1.00
Out of hours/ season opening up charge - £30.00
- Museums Association
Lifts and ramps across the building allow access to people with limited mobility to all floors of the building.
Bedtime stories at the Gaol & Archives
- 16 May 2014 5:30-7pm
Wear your winter pyjamas, slippers & dressing gown and bring your teddy, enjoy a glass of milk and a cookie whilst joining in with our story time at the Gaol and Archives.
Please call the gaol on 01824 708281 to book your place.
Recommended for 5 years and upwards, children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.
- Family friendly
- Especially for children
£2 per child