The Eastern State Penitentiary, also known as ESP, is a former American prison in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is located at 2027 Fairmount Avenue between Corinthian Avenue and North 22nd Street in the Fairmount section of the city, and was operational from 1829 until 1971. 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, skylit cells once held many of Americas most notoriuous criminals Eastern State Penitentiary sat exposed to nature and the elements as well as numerous legal battles until 1988 when limited group tours began.
In 1994, the City of Philadelphia officially opened the prison as a historic site for visitors to tour as long as each person wore a hard hat and signed a liability waiver. Considered the very first true penitentiary in the world, Eastern State opened on October 25, 1829. It is considered by many to be one of the most haunted places in the United States, with its cellblocks being known for strange sounds, sights, and VIP Experiences.
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Learn More Philadelphia Combo Tour: Hopon Hopoff, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin's Footsteps 4 Reviews This 3combination tour includes a fullday ticket on a hopon hopoff sightseeing tour, admission to the Eastern State Penitentiary Apr 17, 2014 Eastern State Penitentiary was a very interesting place to visit. I liked that they gave you a headset and let you tour at your own pace. The information given was thought provoking and gave plenty of historical background.
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October 31, 2015 Philadelphia, PA Omw 2 PA With The Fam. Feeling Excited N Scared At Last year, Eastern State Penitentiary introduced an exclusive" After Dark VIP Tour, " which has returned this season.
This ultimate Halloween experience, which is limited to 20 people, begins with an hourlong, guided flashlight walking tour. Highlights include the cellblocks, Death Row, Al Capones cell, solitary confinement, i. e.