The Clink Prison Museum

Currently Open [Closes at 07:30 pm]
  • Address: 1 Clink St, London SE1 9DG, United Kingdom
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +44-2074030900
  • Ticket Price: 8 GBP
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums

The museum stands on the original site of the Clink Prison which belonged to the 11th century. The prison was one of the oldest ones in the country. The prison housed plenty of sinners of that time. The museum samples the same features of the prison. It educates the new age about the historic time and punishment levied on prisoners which included debtors, harlots, traitors, thieves, drunkards and more. The prison although not known to many, is indeed interesting and educative.

  • Adult: £7.50
  • Child: £5.50
  • Group booking discounts available.
  • Please visit the official website for additional details on ticket price.

  • Tube/Rail: London Bridge

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  • The Clink Prison Museum Address: 1 Clink St, London SE1 9DG, United Kingdom
  • The Clink Prison Museum Contact Number: +44-2074030900
  • The Clink Prison Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • The Clink Prison Museum Price: 8 GBP
  • Best time to visit The Clink Prison Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Clink Prison Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 1.14% of people who visit London include The Clink Prison Museum in their plan

  • 46.67% of people start their The Clink Prison Museum visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Clink Prison Museum

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

84.62% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Clink Prison Museum

People normally club together Victoria And Albert Museum and The Narrow while planning their visit to The Clink Prison Museum.

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  • Really interesting museum. The kids loved it. Loads of 'hands on' things to do, which makes it quite different from the usual 'do not touch' museums. Great to have a free (digital) photo at the end too - nice touch.

  • Doesn't worth the cost of the ticket! Very short tour into a reconstruction of Clink Prison. There's just a wall as remains of the ancient prison. The cost of the ticket for a family of 2 adults and 2 children is 18 £ (+ 2 £ for the "historic guide" ... don't you wanna buy it?). Definitively too much for dummies put around and some ancient (???) objects supposedly used in to that prison.

  • Small quick tour but very educational. I recommend for all ages if you have a genuine interest in British history

  • Absolute let down There was nothing if any interest in here. It is more suited to young children it was just a load of posters on the wall that you had to read. It was £7:50 that I will never get back. Truly disappointed. Definitely will never be back

  • Overpriced... Literally 3 rooms. What's there is interesting but not enough. Staff lovely

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