Getting in Touch
Main switch board: 0141 770 2000
Family Contact Officer: 0141 770 2037
Social Work Unit: 0141 770 2123
Chaplains: 0141 770 2059
81 Lee Ave
Visiting the Prison
Prison information, and how to book a visit at HMP Barlinnie is available here.
Travel to the Prison
Visitor Centre Information
HMP Barlinnie has a Visitors’ Centre service provided by The Croft.
The service is based in the entrance area in HMP Barlinnie. Staff are also available in the waiting area before most visits.
The service offers:
- Hot Drinks
- Information, support and advice
- Toys, Books, and Games for children
You can contact the Croft in advance of your visit.
Barlinnie Visitors’ Centre
(The Croft), 81 Lee Avenue
Individuals can contact staff by email or phone:
- Helpline: 07484 664950 between 10am – 6pm, 7 days a week (please leave a message on the answer machine, someone will call you back as soon as possible)
- Website enquiries form: https://www.barlinnievisitorscentre.org/contact-us/
Facebook: Croft Barlinnie
- Monday 9-5pm
- Tuesday-Friday 10am-8pm
- Saturday & Sunday 30am-3.30pm
Further information on the Visitors’ Centre is available at www.barlinniveisitorscentre.org
Financial Support for Visits to Prison
For information on financial support for visits to prison - please click here.