Old Town Jail



Stirling Old Town Jail is one of the most acclaimed independent tourist attractions in the heart of Stirling’s Old Town. It has won a TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award and is only a short walk from Stirling Castle. 
There are a self-guided audio guide and crime scene exhibit, allowing you to safely explore the dark history of local crime and punishment and provide excellent insights into prison life and prison reform. 
Learn about corporal punishment methods, the groundbreaking prison reform movement, prison life, the antics of some famous felons, and more. 

Where we are

St John Street, Stirling

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