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Crumlin Road Gaol

Crumlin Road, Belfast BT14 6ST, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 1500
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Crumlin Road, Belfast BT14 6ST, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 1500
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited the gaol with a group.It is a dismal place with a dismal history.We went from the back of the courthouse through a tunnel to the gaol itself. We were given a history of the people incarcerated there and were shown the place where...More

Thank Josephine M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took a group of students for a tour. Were very impressed. The tour guide Charlotte was informative, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Fascinating insight into crime, punishment and Belfast's turbulent past. Highly recommended.

Thank NinaBoyd
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My other half & I decided it was time we were tourists in our own town, so off we popped to the Crumlin Road Jail! The building is so stunning and I could have spent so much time just looking at around at the architecture....More

Thank This_Couple_Creates
Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely worth a visit, tour guide had a brilliant sense of humour and was very knowledgeable My Husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Thank Mawson29
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great venue for a night out Went to Cash Returns a Johnny Cash Tribute band and we were not disappointed this is a must for any country music fan We returned the following day to take the tour of the Jailhouse and it was very...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Brought two friends from England and my daughter. Great guide called Piaras who was enthusiastic and informative. I'd been before and I learned so many new details. Even found out that one of the prison governors was a relation!

Thank vjhorne27
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good tour, and the guide we had was patient, and knowledgeable. The kids liked it too. We didn't go to the cafe however, it was very busy, which I guess is a good sign! Was good to experience the place, as a real life facility...More

Thank Ade_Sands
Reviewed 2 days ago

An excellent resource that informs & educates the visitor about the history of Belfast during the 19th & 20th centuries, along with the history of prison design, incarceration, and allows people to reflect on the use of the Death Penalty. The Condemned Cell and the...More

Thank Robert M C
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great tour guide really brought the goal to life with stories, history and anecdotes. Creepy in places, depressing in others but fascinating and part of the history of Belfast - well worth the entrance fee.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have been on numerous gaol tours over the years in a few different countries and this is probably the best / most informative tour I've done. Some very (in)famous people have spent time behind the Crumlin Road walls. A short walk from Shankill and Falls...More

Thank Iain M
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Hi. Is the whole tour accessible for older/disabled people. Thanks
19 May 2017|
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Response from ian d | Reviewed this property |
it is a bit of a struggle with the stairs my tip is start the day with this tour whilst your legs are fresh - my mistake was doing it at the end of 2 other tours and quite a bit of walking
La E
Hi, La. What would you like to know about this attraction? Falls Road is very long, where exactly are the best murals? (starting to walk from the city centre) thanks
18 May 2017|
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Response from WayneFlo | Reviewed this property |
Red bus tours cover all the murals trouble spots etc can catch it from front of city hall its hop on hop off covers a vast area and you get to see loads of Belfast
Can you turn up on the day and pay to get on the tour
3 May 2017|
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Response from Amanda O | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can although you are allotted a time with a tour guide so you may have to wait.