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Napier Prison Tours

Discover the truth behind walls of New Zealand’s oldest prison. The historic prison is located on Napier’s Bluff Hill at 55 Coote Rd overlooking the Pacific Ocean and beautiful Centennial Gardens. View the old quarry where the inmates used to work their hard days’ labour to build the walls that would keep them imprisoned. Napier Prison is just a few minutes walk to the town centre and Marine Parade and has been listed as one of the 6 most haunted places in New Zealand.

$30.00 per Adult

$15.00 per Child (15 years and under)

$60.00 Family Pass (2 adults, 2 children)

$70.00 Family Pass (2 adults, 3 children)

$28.00 per adult with 6 or more 

Discover the truth behind the walls at New Zealand's oldest prison.  Walk inside the walls and listen to the unforgettable stories surrounding the prison at your own pace. Our Historical Tour focuses on the historical day-to-day workings of New Zealand’s oldest prison. Listen to fascinating facts and stories of prison life dating back to 1862.

Audio Tours available in different languages as well as historic, ghost and children options. 

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Price: $40 per adult, $30 per child (15 and under), discounts available for a group of 6 or more.

Put your wits to the test at Hawke’s Bays premier escape attraction. Experience the worldwide Escape Game phenomenon inside a unique and unforgettable location as your team attempts to beat the clock and escape from a fiendishly locked room!

What is a live Escape Room?

You and up to 10 others get locked in a dedicated room full of clues and puzzles. You have 60 minutes to break out! Can you do it?

How does it work?

Using your eyes, ears, wits and wiles figure out the clues presented to you, open the locks that keep you from your goal and gather together what you need to escape. If all else fails, ask for a clue from your gaoler using the walkie talkies provided!

There are three rooms to choose between - Fresh Meat, The Prisoner's Dilemma, The Dark Enigma, Earning Your Stripes and the Therapy Unit. There are two identical "Earning your stripes" rooms so you can challenge your friends and see who can escape in the fastest time.

The Escape Room must be pre-booked before your ship docks 

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Price $40 NZD per adult (minimum 15 people to form a tour) Child $25 NZD. 

Subject to availability, please inquire  

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Contact us

Phone +64 6 8341911
Freephone 0800 847488
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100 Marine Parade, Napier South, Napier 4110
Open every day from 9.00am to 5.00pm

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