The Prison Gate Museum
Exciting Stories and Torture Works
Visit the Prison Gate Museum and you will hear the exciting stories of political conspiracies, punishments of prisoners and life in the cells of the Prison Gate. As the Hague is the International City of Peace and Justice you’ll also learn more about the history of criminal justice in the Netherlands.
Tours at the Prison Gate Museum
The best way to get to know the Prison Gate Museum is by taking a guided tour. Tours in English are only held on Sundays. Take into account that the gatehouse has many narrow stairways and isn’t wheelchair accessible.