The Crumlin Gaol: Taking a Break from Freedom

Karla Ramos takes you through the Crum, Ireland’s last remaining Victorian-era prison.

One such place is Belfast’s Crumlin Road Gaol. Historical buildings are always great places to visit since they shine a light on the lifestyle of times long past. But this one is different. It feels heavy, and it feels dark. I think this is the same feeling one would get when visiting the bowels of the New Bilibid Prison back home. Here are some of the most important things about the gloomy Irish prison.