What It's About
The former 19th-century prison is considered to be the world’s first true penitentiary. Once home to gangster Al Capone and bank robber Willie Sutton, it is now open for audio tours and hosts seasonal events.
Found in Historic Sites.
Photo credit: Eastern State Penitentiary.
Getting There on SEPTA
Nearby Routes: Buse 7, 32, and 48.
Hours, features, ticket or entrance costs, and other details for places of interest listed here may change without notice. Be sure to check with them for up-to-date information when planning a visit.