About Shire Hall
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum uncovers moving and important stories of everyday people’s interactions with the justice system since the late 18th century. It shows how the law affects all of us, and how we can also affect the law. The Museum makes this extraordinary building and these fascinating stories available and enjoyable for all.
From interactive galleries to the immersive cells and courtroom, Shire Hall offers something for everyone, from all backgrounds and of all ages.
Behind Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum lies the Shire Hall (Dorchester) Trust, an independent charity created to protect and share this rich building and its history.
OFFER: 20% discount when purchasing museum tickets.
Please contact Shire Hall via their website below and quote your reference number on the back of your VIP card, or bring your VIP card into the museum.