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Bang Kwang Central Prison

Object location: Central Thaliand, Thailand, Asia
Full address: 117 Nonthaburi Road, Suan Yai, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand.
117 Nonthaburi Road, Suan Yai, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand.
Capacity: 8000
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Short description: Prisoners whose appeals are pending in the Appeal Court and the Supreme Court. Convicted Male prisoners' terms of sentences range from 25 years to life. Death Sentence Prisoners wait for execution.
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The Bang Kwan Central Prison, built in 1930,  is a men's prison in Nonthaburi Province,Thailand, located at the Chao Phraya River about 7 miles north of BangkokThe prison houses many foreign prisoners. It is a harsh prison that handles death row and long-sentence prisoners

Building and Facilities

1. The prison is divided into 13 seperate sections.
2. Total compound area 80 acres.
3. Capacity for Bangkwang Central Prison is 4,000 inmates. At present there are about 8,000.
4. One hospital.
5. 11 dormitories and 11 dining halls.

Inmate's daily routine (except Saturday, Sunday and national holidays)

06.00 Hours Breakfast
08.30 Hours Attend vocational training or educational programs
12.00 Hours Lunch
13.00 Hours Attend vocational training or educational programs
15.30 Hours Recreation and personal activities 
16.30 Hours Dinner
17.30 Hours Lockup
21.00 Hours Prayer and bedtime

 

Visiting the Prison

Take the northbound river taxi (the long one with the stripe) from Pra Athit Pier to the end of the line in Nonthaburi (see on maps for direction). Walk up the road, take the first left and continue to the Visitor Centre on your left. Show your passport and tell them who you want to see. Cross over to the prison. Your belongings are checked then you pass through a gate. You will be directed to wait at a fenced gallery.

Building #1-3, Mon, Wed; 
Building #4-6, Tues, Thurs. 

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User comments (2)
phuah
Posted on 01/08/2018, 05:10 CET
Would like to know the date of gathering between the prisoner and their family for this year 2018 at Bangkwang Central Prison, Bangkok.

Thanks.
Alex
Posted on 03/08/2018, 20:52 CET
if i want visit my friend from Belarus, who stay in this place
how i can do it?
can i be there 16/08 ?? and wich time
thx
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