We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Torvet 19, Faaborg 5600, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 20 75 29 63
Website
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 35 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
An unusual experience

During a day visit to Faaborg from Odense my friend said that we should visit the jail. I thought how unusual! She wasn't wrong as I haven't ever been into a jail before. Once the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 12, 2014
mill247
,
Horsham, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 3: English reviews
Horsham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2014

During a day visit to Faaborg from Odense my friend said that we should visit the jail. I thought how unusual! She wasn't wrong as I haven't ever been into a jail before. Once the entrance fee has been paid one opens the main iron bar gate by putting the ticket into an electronic slot which then opens the gate.... More 

Helpful?
Thank mill247
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013

We had been to Egeskov Castle earlier in the day and had some time to kill prior to checking into a nearby town and decided to check out Faaborg. Its a typical nice quiet Funen town and we soon come across "Jail" reasonably priced and gave an insight into the Danish imprisonment system.

Helpful?
Thank BobbyRees3
Odense, Denmark
Level Contributor
120 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

This jailhouse is now open to public. Everything from the court room to the cells are still original. Don't miss this opportunity and it is even worth a drive!

Helpful?
1 Thank Hoff-dk

Travelers who viewed The Town Jail Museum also viewed

Faaborg, Faaborg-MidtFunen Municipality
Odense, Funen and Islands
 
Faaborg, Faaborg-MidtFunen Municipality
Faaborg, Faaborg-MidtFunen Municipality
 

Been to The Town Jail Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Town Jail Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?