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.
Available May through August. Tours can only be scheduled 90 minutes prior to sunset.
Tours are not recommended for children under the age of seven.