One of UK‘s most unique and versatile filming locations!

The Citadel has over 50 buildings through different eras dating back from the 1770s set within UK’s most impressive Napoleonic fortress.

The site has a large carpark ideally suited large unit base. Being only an hour away on the fast train from St. Pancras it’s a quick journey to London.

The Citadel has previously been used for a variety of productions ranging from big budget feature films to high end music promos and everything in between. The main prison block dating back from the 1970s is the only one in private ownership in the UK the other 14 are active prisons within Her Majesty’s prison service.


We’re keen to hear from you! Whether you’d like to ask us a question, book a tour, you’re interested in hiring one of our facilities or looking to partner with us at The Citadel, please get in touch using our enquiry form. One of The Citadel team will come back to you as soon as we can. 

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