Carisbrooke Castle Museum

Organisation: Independent/charity

Collections held: Police, Prisons

Dates: Before 1700, 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949

Carisbrooke Castle Museum is a local history museum whose collection includes objects relating to the history of policing and prisons on the Isle of Wight

Access to stored collections is by appointment only.

Castle Hill, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1XY


Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?

Who can access the collection?

External (public), Public (by appointment only)

How big is the collection?

Documents: 11-100
Photographs: 11- 100
Objects: 11- 100
Artwork: Less than 10
Books/journals/magazines: 11- 100