Dartmoor Prison Museum, Princetown

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  • This is well worth a visit very interesting and the history of the prison we all found fascinating plus the display of items that prisoners had made as weapons was an eye opener to life inside  more »
  • We visited on a damp grey day, which added to its Chilling past, some of the displays were in need of updating, and could have done with a few more staff to draw you into the history having said this ...  more »
  • We got taken on tour from our friends who work in Dartmoor they were better at explaining everything it was very interesting  more »
  • I visited the museum last week and the staff were extremely helpful. I needed some photos of the prison and they went above and beyond to enable me to get some great shots. I would just like to thank them both for all their help. Great place to visit and even better staff!!!
  • Great place to while away a couple of hours, informative displays and a great insight into prison life. Free parking too.
  • If you want to learn about HMP Dartmoor past and present this is the place to go. A lot to read and look at.
  • Really good and informative
  • Currently closed because of asbestos. No reopening date available. In the current climate it will probably never reopen.

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