Eastern State Penitentiary
As couples make their Valentines Day plans, Eastern State Penitentiary in Fairmount is preparing to regale visitors with tales of romance behind prison walls.
Eastern State Penitentiary is celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend with a free program that includes dramatic readings of King’s famous letter from Birmingham Jail.
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This Friday, the doors at Eastern State Penitentiary swing open once again for the twenty-first installment of “Terror Behind the Walls.”
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Eastern State Penitentiary will celebrate Bastille Day on Saturday in front of the Fairmount prison.
The staff at Eastern State Penitentiary are acting out one of the most famous attempted escapes at the prison.
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An exercise yard for Death Row inmates, and the prison’s hospital section, are being opened to the public for the first time as restoration work proceeds.
Eastern State Penitentiary hosts special Valentine’s Day guided tours examining the love stories of this famous prison.
With Halloween right around the corner, Eastern State Penitentiary in Fairmount opened it’s annual haunted attraction fundraiser this weekend.
Eastern State Penitentiary historic site in the Fairmount section is getting ready to celebrate its 20th Halloween season with the biggest fundraiser of the year. “Terror Behind the Walls” opens its gates later this week with a new look.
Officials says the Eastern State Penitentiary historic site has become a national destination site, and they are celebrating with two new attractions.
A historic landmark in Fairmount will be hosting an outdoor movie night next week, and the scenery may look familiar.