The NSW Correctional Services Gaol Museum is located in Vale Street next to the Cooma Gaol. The museum highlights the 200 year penal history of incarceration from convict days to the present in NSW Prisons. It displays a collection of objects related to punishment and crime such as manacles, leg irons, clothing, weapons and escape devices and other visual documentation. Members of the public and small groups are all welcome. Take the Kids, they’ll Love It! New trial opening hours, June 2017: Monday – Saturday 9.00am to 3.00pm, Sunday 11.00am to 3.00pm (subject to staff availability).