The Play Are in the Visiting Room at SDWP
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Peek Inside South Dakota Women’s Prison Where Peace & Quiet Reign Supreme

There are three levels of security at South Dakota Women’s Prison (SDWP) in Pierre. But it is one facility where security levels matter little. The inmates live free and are largely at peace with one another. This prison facility is a controlled environment where women serve out their sentences in quiet and relative peace. But Read More…

Prison Tourists Visit Cabarrus Correctional Center
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Southern Grace Distilleries Uses Old Prison Facility for Prison Tours & Whiskey Production

Eighty-two-year-old Cabarrus Correctional Center in North Carolina is now home to a whisky production company. The old prison facility that was opened in 1929 and operated till 2011 once occupied up to 400 prison inmates. Today, the prison facility situated on 21 acres of land is now a wine production plant to Southern Grace Distilleries Read More…

Teens will dress and work as prison guards during the Art 180 virtual jail cell tour.
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Art 180’s Exhibit Offers Virtual Jail Cell Experience to Teens

Art 180’s Atlas Gallery has collaborated with 10 teens who were previously incarcerated at the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center to present the “My Reality” virtual jail cell exhibit. With its virtual reality element, the exhibit takes visitors to a virtual jail cell experience and lets them see incarceration through the eyes of jailed teens. Art Read More…

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Release Set for Documentary on the Old Iowa State Penitentiary

It used to be the oldest prison west of the Mississippi River, and now the Old Iowa State Penitentiary is being featured in a documentary that is scheduled to be released on DVD next week. In an hour-long film, the old Iowa State Penitentiary is explored. The dirty details, as well as some of the stories Read More…

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Is Jackson, MI’s Tourism Site Profiting Off Prisoners by Promoting Jailhouse Tours?

Visit the Jackson, Michigan tourism website, and you will get one thing right straight away. They are really hyping up their jailhouse prison tours. The Michigan based venture’s website reads in part that Jackson owes about 200-years’ worth of success and growth to something that many people would not suspect, prisons. History of Jackson State Read More…

Haunted Halloween Tours: “Escape from Blood Prison” Opens on October 12
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Haunted Halloween Tours: Escape from Blood Prison Opens on October 12

Lovers of Haunted Halloween tours are in for a hellish experience at the Ohio State Reformatory this fall. Starting from October 12 through November 5, tourists will watch Escape from Blood Prison in all its gory details. During this event, selected actors will be dressed in horror costumes with creepy background music to draw out Read More…

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Come in Contact With Ghosts of Executed Inmates at a Haunted Prison

Prison Tours: Do you wish to sleep alone overnight in a haunted prison? Visit Somerset’s Shepton Mallet Prison cells where executed prisoners once stayed. Then you must book a space in Somerset’s Shepton Mallet Prison. This is the UK’s most haunted prison and formerly UK’s oldest operating system. Shepton Mallet Prison in Somerset, United Kingdom, Read More…

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‘HAUNTober’ Brings Joy At An Old Haunted Brushy Mountain Prison

Suzanne Park announced the name of this year’s Moundsville Economic Development Council (MEDC) Halloween activity. The name given is HAUNTober. And, it involves the old terrifying Brushy Mountain State Prison. The council leased the old West Virginia prison for 25-years. It uses it to promote prison tourism in the local area. This building was built in Read More…