History of crime and punishment
Foto: Anousjka Minnaard

History of crime and punishment

In this exciting tour through the ancient Prison Gate, the students discover everything about the history of crime and punishment.

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During this tour of the age-old prison complex of  the Prison Gate, the historical stories come to life. From the gaols where the poor were imprisoned to the luxurious Ridderkamer and from the Stockzolder, where the instruments of punishment and torture are exhibited, to the Pijnkelder where the instruments were used.

Practical information

  • Duration: 60 minutes. The lesson starts on the hour.
  • Guidance is free. Max. 2 supervisors per 25 students.
  • Reservations via info@gevangenpoort.nl or +31 70 - 346 08 61.
  • €200 per group of a maximum of 25 students