Prison Location

Prison Tours

There will be no further Saturday morning Prison tours for the 2017/18 season after the last tour on 21st April 2018. Tours for the 2018/19 season will re-commence after Labour Weekend in October 2018.

Group booking enquiries can still be made at any time, and are subject guide availability and by mutual arrangement..

Saturday Morning Tours:Closed for Winter

This tour outlines the history and use of the prison over its 110 years, incorporating tales of prisoners and visiting almost the entire space in the old prison, over its three levels.

Duration: approximately 1 hour.

Start Time: Saturdays 10.30 am. Assemble: outside the front door 10 minutes prior to start time.

Donation: $10 per person (cash only)

Access: There are many stairs and uneven surfaces to negotiate (there is no lift). This tour is not suitable for wheelchairs or walking frames.

Vehicle Parking: Sorry no parking available on site. Please use public parking.

Saturday tour pre-booking: Please fill out the form below if you want to attend a Saturday morning tour. There is limited space on these tours and bookings are required 24 hours prior to each tour.

R.O.A.R: The Dunedin Prison Trust reserves the right to restrict admission/limit tour numbers. NB: Group tours are by arrangement only, and cannot be accommodated on Saturday morning tours.

Tour Contact: Should you have any tour queries - please use the booking form or contact Peter Caswell, Tour co-ordinator Ph. 03 471 2268 during business hours.

Special Group bookings: Tour cost is $15 pp (min 10 people)

Groups may be accommodated subject to special arrangements: Work groups, students, social clubs etc, wanting a tour are welcome to enquire.

Please fill out the form below ...


Saturday Morning tours and Special Group tour
Booking Form

Subject to guide availability.

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