After-Hours Private Tour of Eastern State Penitentiary

Sightseeing and Attractions: (Duration: 1 hour)

  • Explore an abandoned prison in the heart of Philadelphia!
  • Step inside a solitary confinement cell.
  • Discover firsthand why Eastern State’s “escape-proof” floor plan has been copied more than 300 times worldwide!
  • Consider what life was like for inmates and guards.
  • Visit the cell of Eastern State’s most famous inmate, Al Capone.

Choose your focus: Organized Crime: Prohibition Era, Escapes at Eastern State, America’s Most Historic Prison, Prisons Today or Religion at Eastern State.



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