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The prison and gardens really need some upkeep even just the lawns mowed and spider webs dusted away to make it look a bit more tidy. The staff member that served us at the beginning really didn’t care if we were there or not but...More
Thank you for your feedback. We have taken on board your suggestions regarding the look of our facility. Thank you for visiting with Napier Prison and we are glad the Self Guided Tour was enjoyable.
It was an interesting experience but really it I didnt feel like it was all that professional and a bit repetitive. Maybe if the people managing it were to go thru and reprint much of the information and do a bit of a cleanup around...More
Thank you for your feedback. Our main aim is to show the fundamental union of Victorian era and early 1990's standard of Prison system in Napier. We are always interested in new ways to present the historic information and stories of Napier Prison and this...More
What a wonderful tour. So enlightening and entertaining at the same time. for all fans of the macabre this tour is a delight from start to finish. I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone who is traveling the Napier area.
You can walk through on your own with an Audio tour, however it dosent always match what you are seeing. They need more history on the walls instead of just the graffitti. I think its an amazing place of history but needs restoring. Parking is...More
Absolutely terrible. Steep walk uphill to the entrance (hard to find) and then another steep walk uphill to the prison. There doesn't seem to be any parking facilities Definitely not recommended for anyone with a disability, or any sort of walking difficulty. "Dinner" was a...More