|Berrycombe Road, Bodmin. PL31 2NR|
|A public pay and display car park is about a 5 minutes walk from the Jail. For those with mobility issues, please call us about our courtesy Passenger Assist Vehicle. We only accept guide dogs/assistance dogs into the attraction.|
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Discover life behind bars as an 18th Century prisoner in the heart of Cornwall. Bodmin Jail, on the edge of Bodmin Moor, housed rebels, soldiers, debtors and some of Cornwall’s most notorious criminals from the 18th century onwards.
Now a world class attraction after a major redevelopment, immerse yourself in the Dark Walk, a state-of-the-art experience bringing some of the grimmest tales of Cornwall’s criminals vividly to life.
Discover the paranormal, peek into Cornwall’s dark underbelly and learn what life was like for those accused of heinous crimes. See inside the Jail cells and explore artefacts from prison life.
A daring experience for all the family, Bodmin Jail shows Cornish history as you’ve never seen it before.
Open all year round – check website for details of our most up to date opening information.
The attraction, due to the themes covered and the interactive nature of the displays, is better suited for families with children aged eight and over.