Democratic Presidential Candidates Convene At Eastern State Penitentiary For Town Hall On Criminal Justice SystemThe town hall was hosted by a group of leaders who were impacted by the criminal justice system.
Eastern State Penitentiary Welcomes Presidential Hopefuls For Town Hall-Style Event On Criminal Justice ReformThe town hall-style event will take place inside the historic facility with a focus on criminal justice reform.
Terror Behind The Walls Returns To Eastern State Penitentiary For Another YearYou can get in the Halloween spirit from now through Nov. 9.
Eastern State Penitentiary's Terror Behind The Walls Halloween Attraction Opens Next WeekTerror Behind The Walls returns for its 29th season at Eastern State on Sept. 20.
'Terror' Returns To Eastern State PenitentiaryEastern State Penitentiary national historic site is getting ready to hold its biggest fundraiser of the year.
Gargoyles Land In Fairmount As 'Terror Behind The Walls' Gets Set To ReturnTwo winged, smoke breathing, giant gargoyles known as "Frank" and "Carson" were hoisted into place atop Eastern State Penitentiary, just in time for their Halloween fundraiser "Terror Behind the Walls."
Medical Wing At Eastern State Penitentiary Set To Open For ToursThanks to a $200,000 wall stabilization project, it's now structurally safe to explore Cell Block 3, also known as the hospital block at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site.
Toy Drive Benefits Kids With Parents In PrisonA toy and book drive is being held to bring joy and connection to families separated by incarceration.
Terror Behind The Walls Returns At Eastern State PenitentiaryIt's the largest haunted house in the country: "Terror Behind The Walls" at Eastern State Penitentiary in Fairmount. It opens this Friday!
Reasons To Come Back To Philly After The DNC Is OverHow do you do everything on your Philly bucket list? Simple -- you come back.
Al Capone Cell Accuracy Challenged By TeenagerThe historical accuracy of a lavishly decorated cell at Eastern State Penitentiary in Fairmount is challenged by a teenager on a field trip.
Eastern State Penitentiary Hosts 'Prison Food Weekend'As part of it's educational programming Eastern State Penitentiary Historic site in Fairmount is hosting "Prison Food Weekend."
Pennsylvania Prison Society Celebrates 229th AnniversaryThe Pennsylvania Prison Society has just marked it's 229th anniversary. The PPS celebrated the event at the Eastern State Penitentiary recently.
'Sophisticatedly Creepy' Fundraiser Masks Eastern State PenitentiaryThe prison opened its doors for Party at the Pen: The Masquerade over the weekend.
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