Guided Tours

Discover the story of crime and punishment across the centuries

Always included: guided tour

The cell complex of the Prison Gate Museum can only be visited as part of a guided tour. This tour is included in your entrance ticket.

  • A 30-minute guided tour in Dutch starts every hour. For our visitors who don't understand Dutch, we offer free booklets with the tour information in various languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portugese, Japanese and Russian. Please note that the last guided tour starts at 3:45 PM.
  • Every Saturday and Sunday there is an English guided tour at 2:15 PM (also daily during school holidays).

If you would like to reserve tickets for a tour at a specific time, please call +31 70 346 0861. We will hold the tickets for you until 15 minutes before the tour starts. This museum is not appropriate for children under the age of 8.

Private guided tour in English

You can also book a private guided tour in English. Contact us for more information: or call +31 70 3460861.