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Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, Eastern State Penitentiary is now a haunting, crumbling, abandoned building remembered for its notorious captives. Tours include cell blocks, solitary punishment chambers, Al Capone’s lavishly decorated cell, death row and hospital wing. $12-$16. Open daily.


2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19130
United States