N.Z.'s oldest prison, Napier Prison, is open daily for self-guided audio tours, school trips & scary night tours. Listen to tales of victims, villains and heroes. See the results in the corridors of the 1931 earthquake. Mugshot and Fingerprints too.
Opened in 1862, Napier Prison is New Zealand's oldest penal complex. The Prison survived the 1931 Earthquake and has been the location of several TV Shows including Ghost Hunters International on the SyFy and Redemption Hill, a 10 part Brat Camp. Open daily for self-guided tours, guided tours, school trips and scary night tours. This historical site can also be used for group functions including office parties and birthdays.
Things to see on the tour include the Hanging Yard, Solitary Confinement, The Graveyard, The Mess Hall, The Hole and multi cell complex. Read prisoner grafitti and see where an infamous Drug Baron and "Eye-Eater" were locked up.
16 languages available with excellent photo opportunities throughout the complex.
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