Joy of Museums

Museums, Art Galleries and Historical Sites

Police & Prison Museums

Old Melbourne Gaol by Joy of Museum

Police & Prison Museums

A museum is an institution that cares for a collection or a historic building in any field of endeavour that is of interest to humankind. The types of museums vary from large institutions to smaller institutions focusing on specific subjects.

Below is the evolving list of Police & Prison Museums featured on “Joy of Museums”.

Prison Museums

Police Museums


“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.”  
– Victor Hugo



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