You can combine the part day options to make up this Crime and Punishment Wow day. This will give you chance to tour the prison and airing yard, discover the unique chapel and do the jobs that Victorian prisoners would have done (in costume!). Take a crime and punishment focused tour of the castle walls and see where the hangings actually took place.
Crime & Punishment Wow Day Example
10.00 – 10.30
Arrival and introduction, coats and bags in the cloakroom and visit toilets
10.30 – 11.30
Crime and Punishment Castle Wall Tour
Prison Escape Game
Lunch: The dedicated lunchrooms are available, or you may prefer to picnic in the grounds of the Castle bailey
13.00 – 14.00
Depart Prison Tour and Chores. Separate System Prison Chapel Visit.
Depart (can be flexible and adjusted to suit session start and end times)
Workshop options to choose from are:
Prison: Prison tour and work room activities
Escape: Play the ‘Prison Escape’ treasure hunt game
Jobs: Dressing up as a prisoner and carrying out the some of the activities and jobs a prisoner would have done
Wall Tour: Victorian Crime and Punishment wall tour
C & P Tour: Crime and Punishment through Time wall tour
You will also visit the airing yard and unique chapel as part of these sessions.