Coimbatore Central Jail, Coimbatore. Important visiting information

Opening Time : 09:00 AM Closing Time : 05:00 PM
Open : Daily Closed on public holidays : Yes
Entery fee : Free Authorization : No
Contact No : 422230728 View address & how to reach
Seasonal Feature : Coimbatore Central Jail Meeting Time / Mulaqat Time: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM (Mulakat by relatives & friends)
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    Coimbatore Central Jail, Coimbatore

    More about Coimbatore Central Jail, Coimbatore and Historical Information

    Coimbatore Central Jail is one of the oldest prisons located near Gandhipuram bus stand in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The prison was constructed during Madras’s Presidency in 1872. Situated in an area of 167 acres, the prison can accommodate 2208 prisoners. The architecture of the prison is reminiscent of the British era, and the prison itself has been host to many prominent pro-independence figures. One of the most prominent figures to be imprisoned here is Chidambaram Pillai, also known as "The Tamil Halesman."

    Image Credits: Tamil Nadu Prison Department

    Coimbatore Central Jail, Coimbatore address and how to reach

    Address : Dr Nanjappa Rd, ATT Colony, Gopalapuram, Gandhipuram, Tamil Nadu 641018



    How To Reach: By Train: 3.2 KM away from Coimbatore Junction
    By Air: 10.4 KM away from Coimbatore International Airport



    Railway Address :Coimbatore Junction, Gopalapuram, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641001 Airport Address :Coimbatore International Airport , Airport Rd, Peelamedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014

     

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