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At Ripon’s Award-winning Museums

Opening Times:

 All three museums are open every day until December. Today the museums are open, Workhouse 11am - 4pm, Prison & Police museum and Courthouse Museum 1 - 4pm.

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Exterior of Workhouse
Workhouse Museum & Garden

Hard times, vagrants and the poor law unions

Exterior of the Courthouse museum
Courthouse Museum

Miscreants, magistrates and transportation ...

Prison and police museum building exterior
Prison & Police Museum

Prisoners, peelers and punishment ...

A man with a bindle and a flat cap is given directions
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Children in workshop
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