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Corrections' Heritage Centre

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First visit.

Small little spot hidden of the beaten track. Free entry. Some nice and informative information... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
TinVet
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Mosgiel, New Zealand
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Pretty cool old prison cell

This is hard to find on The Terrace but worth it. There is often an ex-prison guard in the museum... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
KathyPDI
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Wellington, New Zealand
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May 14, 2018
“First visit.”
Sep 27, 2016
“Pretty cool old prison cell”
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Corrections’ Heritage Centre captures some of the fascinating history of imprisonment and criminal rehabilitation in New Zealand. Visitors will learn how New Zealand’s approach to offender management has evolved, and how society’s attitude to crime...more
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44-52 The Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Small little spot hidden of the beaten track. Free entry. Some nice and informative information to read. Big cell where they stay.... like the old equipment.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TinVet
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is hard to find on The Terrace but worth it. There is often an ex-prison guard in the museum to tell stories of the way things used to be. The old jail cell from New Plymouth prison is very cool. Hard to believe that...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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