Old Prison of Hasselt

Requests for guided group tours must be submitted at least 14 days before the requested date of the tour.

Old Prison of Hasselt

Fancy taking a look at a prison? Then the Old Prison of Hasselt is a good start. The building now houses the Faculty of Law of Hasselt University. Despite the major transformation you will still find many symbolic references to this building’s former function. The guide will tell you all about it during the guided tour.


  • Guided tours on request (not possible on Saturday afternoon and Sunday)
  • Starting location: reception Old Prison, Martelarenlaan 42, 3500 Hasselt
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Guide fee: 70 euros - max. 20 people per guide

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