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North Wales Sights

Ruthin Gaol

  • Clwyd St. Map It
  • Ruthin
  • Jail

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You can tour the local jail, where from 1654 to 1916 thousands of prisoners were incarcerated, and learn about prison conditions over the centuries.

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Clwyd St., Ruthin, LL15 1HP, Wales

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Sight Details:

  • £4.50
  • Apr.–Sept., Wed.–Mon. 10:30–5; last admission 1 hr before closing. Oct–Mar. open by arrangement.


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