A fascinating look at different types of punishments used throughout time
This new exhibition will explore punishments from the medieval times right through to the present day. Focusing on stories relating to items from our collection, you will get an insight into different methods of punishment including prison, public humiliation and transportation. Objects included within the exhibition include gibbet irons, the flogging block from Newgate Gaol and a scold’s bridle.
This exhibition is included within our general admission price (Adults £10.95, concessions available)