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Address: Church Street, Littledean GL14 3NL, England
Phone Number: +44 1594 826659
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As soon as I walked out of that place, I knew I had to write a Trip Advisor review but I am struggling to put my "experience" in to words. So I will start at the beginning... I... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

As soon as I walked out of that place, I knew I had to write a Trip Advisor review but I am struggling to put my "experience" in to words. So I will start at the beginning... I love the macabre, I have a long standing interest in crime, I have seen graphic photos and I own plenty of books... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Absolutely loved this museum. It's scary, funny, sick, disturbing and extremely interesting! Loved the electric chair!!!

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

It has made me cross to read some of the previous reviews after now having visited Littledean Jail , as they are so inaccurate and misleading. Firstly someone stated how the Jail openly advertises that 'everyone is welcome, including children' but that it was a shocking place not suitable for children's eyes. When initially phoning Littledean Jail to check opening... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Firstly, I don't want to discourage anyone from visiting here, there are indeed some interesting things worth seeing. We were so confused by the reviews we found it virtually impossible to decide if we should visit or not, but in the end we decided to give it a go - and I'm glad we did. There are many interesting artefacts,... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Started off not well as they don't accept card payments and had to drive to cash point ....Once inside we expected to see a prison / jail with history .... Instead it was full of newspaper cuttings which myself found boring and as it states graphic pictures , there was cuttings about katie price / katie Perry / sordid stories... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Very jam packed, too much to take in tbh.... The explicit material gave me nightmares, was so graphic ! Some may find it interesting but I did not.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Though it states all welcome (children too) I don't think it's appropriate for them to see victims of the Isis beheadings, people being raped or naked concentration camp victims. Many topless women, celebrity gossip and very little about the prison and the prisoners that resided there. One mans fetish for everything disgusting, perverted and damned right psychotic!

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Firstly, to all those people who have given bad reviews because of taking their kids... More fool you for taking them in the first place. There are so many signs advising of the content of this place that anyone who ignores that and continues with young people just has themselves self to blame. My girlfriend and I visited the jail... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This is not a family friendly museum, in fact it should have a policy for no under 18s. It is full of graphic, disturbing images, which I am sure many of which are, or should be, not suitable for public viewing. Absolutely grotesque images of beheadings by ISIS, weird models depicting the SS raping prisoners, just absolutely no need for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

An eclectic hoard of pretty much everything offensive and anything else in-between; from bizarre Taxidermy to strange shrines of notorious Peadophiles and brutal serial killers and framed newspaper clippings of topless "celebrities". We chose to visit the jail on a whim after picking up a brochure from a local restaurant, knowing little about the jail and its contents we assumed... More 

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