UK Law and Order Museums in the Best of the Web UK Directory

UK Law and Order Museums

The Clink Prison

Located on the original site of one of England's oldest and most notorious prisons. Includes historical information and a gudie for visitors. Located in Southwark, London.

Dartmoor Prison Museum

Museum reflecting the heritage of HMP Dartmoor from its origins as a prisoner of war depot to the present day. Includes examples of their collection, a history of the prison, and visitor details.

Essex Police Museum

Showcases the events and collections at this museum, which highlights the history of Essex Police.

Greater Manchester Police Museum and Archives

Details the events and exhibitions at this museum, set in one of Manchester's earliest police stations and restored to reflect policing in the late 1800s. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Greater-Manchester-Police-Museum/1388095851462440 GMPMuseum

The Judge's Lodging Museum

View its hands-on displays, Victorian judge's lodging and county court as well as its historical background. In Powys, Mid Wales.

Littledean Jail

Home of the Crime Through Time museum, providing visitor information and photographs. Located in Gloucestershire.

Nottingham Galleries of Justice Museum

Museum and visitor experience based at the city’s old courthouse and gaol. Presents an attraction guide, what's on listings, news and testimonials.

Ripon Museums

A fascinating North Yorkshire collection of museums including workhouse, prison and police museums relating to law and order in Ripon.

Thames Police Museum

Offers a detailed history of the Thames river police, plus information on the small museum, open by appointment only, located in Wapping Police Station.

York Castle Prison

Showcases the history of this prison and some of its inmates and gaolers. Located in York.

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