The Prison Museum of Sweden, Gavle

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#3 of 8 in Museums in Midnight Sun Coast
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  • August 16, 2017
    Very fine museum in two different places. The first was about prison time around 1600-1700 speech and the latter around 1960-present. Great staff who informed and was genuinely interested that we all got good information, big and small.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Extremely interesting museum. Amazing service-minded and committed staff that really does everything to a get a rewarding visit. Very orderly, we were impressed, a very enjoyable and rewarding visit.
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  • August 10, 2017
    Very interesting to get perspective on how prison officers worked through the ages. Had problems with technology for my guided tour. Had the technology worked better had a four awarded. Recommended.
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