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Clink Prison Museum

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Clink Prison Museum Soho Wharf 1 Clink Street | Clink Prison Museum Soho Wharf, London SE1 9DG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a tip I took my children to Clink Prison and thoroughly enjoyed the place. Everything about it was first class. I can’t believe how many times I have walked passed it and yet I never knew it existed. My children are 10 & 8...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Adams0216
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved the Clink it was like an episode of Horrible Histories. We combined the trip with a visit to the Tate Modern a few minutes walk away also in the area is Borough Market its an amazing location with so much to see after your...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to the clink prison . I was with my 12 year old son and he loved all the old torture instruments! Great history to the place and really interesting facts and history throughout the prison. It took around 90 minutes in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank juliecH2711LM
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here without the kids on a weekday morning, it quiet and we got to read all the information on the history of the Clink which was extensive an interesting. The displays were realistic and gave us a good understanding of what it was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Helen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've walked past this place hundreds of times and now eventually have managed to make a visit with the kids. A pretty good price for a city attraction but don't expect to spend hours here, it is rather a small museum. Having said that, it...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TAmember10042016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in a lovely part of the city. The museum was interesting and informative. Not too ghoulish for younger visitors.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank inchbroom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am of an age that recognises The Clink as a synonym for prison. This visit was a horrific way of understanding the reason why...... This is no flash, high tech, experience. Be prepared to spend 40 minutes doing a lot of reading and our...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Fred R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relatively cheap for London at £7.50, this museum contained a lot of info and displays relating to the days when you got thrown in "The Clink" simply for being Catholic. I went solo while killing time before a flight, and while the replicas of torture...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The clink was so much fun, I’m very into my horror so it was really exciting. The lovely girl on the door was very polite and helpful! Also you get a free photo and you get to touch everything in there!!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Anniemac2109
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This fascinating little museum was quite hard to locate but was definitely worth a visit and reasonably priced too. Excellent information available

Date of experience: March 2019
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Melissa A
August 12, 2018|
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Response from fizzyfairymumof3 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure there was a code on the receipt that was given after photo taken. You needed to log on and enter code.
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kristeno734
December 17, 2017|
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Response from TracyStroud | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t take a 4 year old there are heads on spikes.... I don’t like these at all...and torture equipment. I think a10 year old would love it , especially if they have seen horrible histories
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David_1974_II
October 10, 2017|
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Response from Waz1972 | Reviewed this property |
The only stair is the one leading down into the museum. It is an old building so it is not a flat concrete floor. I would say that if you can get down the front stairs you can easily get around in the museum
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