Cultural Heritage

Prison Tower

Tour des prisons Neuchâtel
Tour des prisons Neuchâtel. © Tourisme neuchâtelois

    The vista you can admire from one of Neuchâtel's oldest structures is unique!

    You can gain access to the Prison Tower during the guided tour of the Castle. With a base dating from the 10th century, the tower is regarded as one of the city's oldest buildings. From the top of the tower, you'll enjoy stunning views of the city, Lake Neuchâtel and the Alps.

    Opening hours

    Opening hours
    • From 1 Jun 2019 to 30 Sep 2019

    • Tuesday - Sunday

      • 17:00 - 18:00
    • From 1 Apr 2020 to 30 May 2020

    • Saturday - Sunday

      • 17:00 - 18:00

    Good to know

    Good to know

    - The prison tower can only be visited during the guided tour of the castle at 5pm

    Prices

    Prices
    • Single price

      Entrance (from 16 years old)

      • CHF 5.-

    On site

    On site
    • Accessibility

      • Custom hours on request
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Outdoor parking space
    • Services

      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Picnic area available

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    Tour des prisons Neuchâtel
    Tour des prisons Neuchâtel. © Tourisme neuchâtelois

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