An exciting new phase of development is now underway at Lancaster Castle.

Please note that during this period there will be no permanent café facility available at the Castle and the ticket office will be relocated to A-Wing. Guided tours and events will continue as scheduled.


Prison Life Tours

14th November 2017 - 28th November 2017

To fit in with the selection of Lancaster Castle's Statue of Justice being chosen for inclusion in A History of Lancashire in 70 Objects Museum Manger, Colin Penny, will be leading tours on the theme of Georgian and Victorian Prison Life. Themes will include prison design, diet and work, health and hygiene, rules and regulation, punishment, and prison reform.

Tours run at 11:00am on 14 November, 21 November and 28 November and are charged at our standard rates of £8 adult, £6.50 concession/child, £20 family ticket (consisting of 2 adults and 2 concessions of any type).

Pre-booking is not available for this tour. Just turn up on the day and purchase tickets from the ticket desk in A-Wing.  

Call 0152464998 if you have any questions.



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