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Eastern State Penitentiary is now open for tours!

The penitentiary is open Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm with health and safety protocols in place. Not venturing out just yet? Join us online!

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These live, interactive, discussion-based experiences provide opportunities to reflect on Eastern State’s original grand objectives, its change over time, and the racial, economic, and geographic impacts of mass incarceration. Learn more!

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