Main Gate

Wandsworth Prison Museum

Daniel Rowlandson Hill

place
North Gate Car Park, HMP Wandsworth, Heathfield Road, SW18 3HR
Victorian grand design, radial pattern of wings & landings from central point & impressive gatehouse where Governor & Chaplain resided, sometimes viewing arrival of prisoners passing through gate. New museum with over 400 items.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–4pm

General access to Museum only. Closed 12:00 - 14:00.

group
  • Architectural tour of the prison, visiting the main centre at 12.30pm (Max 20 per tour) Must be Pre-Booked via email

Sunday 23rd

Open 10am–4pm

General access to Museum only. Closed 12:00 - 14:00.

group
  • Architectural tour of the prison, visiting the main centre at 12.30pm (Max 20 per tour) Must be Pre-Booked via email

Pre-booking is required for this building

Please note pre-booking for architectural tour only. To book this, there can only be one request per email, which must include name, address, date of birth and which day you are visiting.

Design

Original design
Daniel Rowlandson Hill, 1851
Type
Museum
Period
Victorian