When booking tickets for Halloween events, please make sure you set the date on the booking calendar to October. Any problems, please give us a call on 01208 76292.

Gift Shop Old

We are very proud of our well stocked Gift Shop, crammed with locally sourced products, popular Bodmin Jail branded souvenirs and exclusive Bodmin Jail designs by local artists.


We have a huge selection of clothing items for sale, including the ever-popular 'Done my time' t-shirts, striped t-shirts, ‘I braved Bodmin Jail’ and ‘Hanging by a Thread’ Bodmin Jail t-shirts.  You'll also find branded joggers, baby grows, baseball caps and blankets. New for 2020 is the Premium Beast Range t-shirts featuring the famous Beast of Bodmin Moor, as well as ‘jail socks’ and t-shirts with bat, beast, skull and jackdaw designs by Falmouth student Lee Bates.

Food & Drink

In food & drink you can pick up our famous Bodmin Jail Fudge Churns, biscuits, sweet boxes, jams, chutneys and chocolate bars, and, of course, the famous Governor’s Gold Ale and Spirit France products including Calvados, Pere Magloire, Janneau and LeCompte. There is also a range of Poldark fudge, toffee, shortbread biscuits, ale and cider, whisky, rum, gin and three-packs of liqueurs. New for 2020 is the jail rock stick and Bodmin Jail branded hampers so you can share the magic with your friends!


The toy section is filled with branded items for the kids to take away a bit of Bodmin Jail, including bracelets, handcuffs, teddies, torches, wallets and playing cards. There’s a whole range of bats and Teeny Ty’s as well, and new for 2020 will be the chance to own your very own plush Bodmin Beast, some special ‘puffie’ Ty Toys, and a Bodmin Jail cell key based on the original used up to the closure in 1927.


For the home there is a range of branded mugs, shot glasses, tumblers and tankards, as well as water bottles, bamboo coffee cups, tea towels, plates and hanging decorations. A local range of Emma Ball tea towels, canvas bags and purses has proven to be very popular, and new for 2020 is an exclusive Becky Bettesworth poster design of Bodmin Jail, which is only available in the Bodmin Jail Gift Shop.

Stationery and Books

The stationery and book section offer branded pens, pencils, sharpeners, notepads, bookmarks, highlighters, crayon boxes and mouse mats, as well as branded keyrings, key fobs and, new for 2020, Bodmin Jail map keyrings.  The library is filled with jail guidebooks, paranormal investigation books, execution books and a selection of Ghosts and Cornwall specific books from Tormark.


The beauty section is stocked full of St. Eval candles, Kernowspa products including hand and foot scrubs, balms, lip balms, nail and cuticle oils and cosmetic bags. New for 2020 will be The Sea Shed scented sachets and soaps, which are all made locally.

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gift shop returns & refund policy


You have the statutory right to cancel your order for any reason within 14 days beginning with the day you receive the item. If you cancel an order, or received a damaged or defective item, your payment will be refunded as per the terms shown below.

To be eligible for a return, your item must be:

  • Unused and in the same condition that you received it.
  • Your item is returned unopened in its original packaging.
  • Your item needs to have a receipt or proof of purchase.

You must inform Bodmin Jail of your decision to cancel your order by submitting an email at info@bodminjail.org no later than 14 days after receipt of your goods. To meet the cancellation deadline, you must send back the goods no later than 14 days from the day on which you communicated your cancellation.


Once we receive your item, we will inspect it and notify you that we have received your returned item. We will immediately notify you on the status of your refund after inspecting the item.

If your return is approved, we will initiate a refund to your original method of payment. You will receive the credit within 30 days.

If you return products according to the above terms, Bodmin Jail will refund to you the purchase price already paid by you, but not the delivery costs of your initial purchase. Likewise the transport risk and return costs are borne by you. This returns guarantee does not affect your statutory rights and therefore does not affect your right of cancellation as described above.

Methods of Payment

We have selected WorldPay to manage the processing of payments through our website.

WorldPay’s payment solutions are trusted and utilised by thousands of businesses, big and small, in nearly all parts of the world. WorldPay’s e-commerce solutions are secure and easy-to-use, and have enabled customers to gain access to valuable products and services over the Internet.

With WorldPay, you are provided with a variety of options for payment for Bodmin Jails events and products, such as Visa, MasterCard, Switch and all the major credit cards. We also accept debit cards.

Money Back Guarantee

You may, however, cancel a payment made on this website within seven days of making the order by sending an email quoting your account number (you will have received this in the email receipt from Bodmin Jail) or by quoting the date of payment and the name of the person who made the payment.

All refunds will be credited to the payment card used to make the order.

We will investigate any reasonable claims for refunds for unconnected calls or poor voice quality and refund customers within twenty four hours.

We are committed to security of your information and will investigate reported unauthorised usage of an account immediately and refund customers within twenty four hours for any breach of security as a result of internal company security transgressions.

All refunds are subject to security controls and customers will need to give correct answers to security questions before refunds are made.


You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are nonrefundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.

Contact Us

If you have any questions on how to return your item to us, contact our Gift Shop Manager on: 

Tel: +44 (0)1208 76292
Email: shop@bodminjail.org

Alternatively, please visit our Contact Us page for more ways to get in touch.

Electronic Communications

When you send e-mails, text messages, and other communications from your desktop or mobile device to Bodmin Jail, you are communicating with us electronically. We will communicate with you electronically in a variety of ways, such as by e-mail, text, in-app push notices or by posting e-mail messages or communications on the website. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive communications from us electronically and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing, unless mandatory applicable laws specifically require a different form of communication.