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Eastern State Penitentiary
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Opened in 1829 as part of a controversial movement to change the behavior of inmates through "confinement in solitude with labor," Eastern State Penitentiary quickly became one of the most expensive and most copied buildings in the young United States.
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Position
2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Telefon+1 215-236-3300
Drifttimmar statusStängt · Öppnar Friday 10:00 AM
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Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
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Brandon
Brandon
June 04, 2019
Gothic-style prison-turned-attraction with tours of Al Capone's cell, exhibits & a haunted house in Halloween season
Kira
Kira
May 29, 2019
Gothic-style prison-turned-attraction with tours of Al Capone's cell, exhibits & a haunted house.
Jorge David
Jorge David
May 25, 2019
The Eastern State Penitentiary, also known as ESP, is a former American prison in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is located at 2027 Fairmount Avenue between Corinthian Avenue and North 22nd Street in the Fairmount section of the city, and was operational from 1829 until 1971. ESP was once the most…
Danni
Danni
May 15, 2019
5 minutes walk from the house. Once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, Eastern State Penitentiary stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers. Its vaulted, sky-lit cells once held many of America's most notorious lawbreakers, including "Slick…
Roberto
Roberto
March 25, 2019
The oldest penitentiary in the country and where Al Capone and Willie Sutton are among the infamous inmates that spend time on it. They have self-guided tours or you can just see it from the outside its imponent structure. https://www.easternstate.org/