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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Cool, historic spot in Fairmont. Do an audio tour which is narrated by Steve Buscemi!
If you’re looking for a darker side of history, then you should definitely consider touring around the Eastern State Penitentiary for a unique and engaging trip. Some visitors even claim paranormal experience during their stay, but you’ll have to see it for yourself when you pay a thrilling visit.
Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but 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 Willie" Sutton and…
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world but stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers. Known for its grand architecture and strict discipline, this was the world’s first true “penitentiary,” a…
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