Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin

 

East Wing, Kilmainham Gaol

East Wing, Kilmainham Gaol

 

According to our guide, the Victorian-era east wing of Kilmainham Gaol was designed so that prisoners could only see out of their cells by looking up, in order to direct their gaze to heaven and encourage their repentance.

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