Museum de Gevangenpoort is housed in a medieval prison. It consists of a courthouse, a cell block and a house for the jailer. The museum illustrates the story of crime and punishment throug the ages. It shows how prisoners were brought to trial, punished and imprisoned. The collection consists of instruments of punishment and torture, including the pillory, neck and handcuffs, branding irons, executioner swords and thumbscrews. Because of its collection, the museum is not suited for children under eight years.
|Tuesday||10:00 am – 05:00 pm|
|Wednesday||10:00 am – 05:00 pm|
|Thursday||10:00 am – 05:00 pm|
|Friday||10:00 am – 05:00 pm|
|Saturday||12:00 pm – 05:00 pm|
|Sunday||12:00 pm – 05:00 pm|
See the website of the museum for opening hours on public holidays.
|0 - 12||€6.00|
|13 and over||€10.00|
|Friends of the museum||Free|
|Groups of 15+ adults||€9.00|
|Groups of 15 children (0-12)||€4.25|
Combination tickets available with Gallery Prince William V.
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