Old Idaho Penitentiary

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O V E R V I E W
Facility:Old Idaho Penitentiary
Description:Begin your visit with a video presentation recalling prison history, notorious inmates, and daily prison life. Once inside the Yard, imagine life in the foreboding sandstone cellhouses, see the contrasting beauty of the historic rose gardens, and view the effects of the 1973 riot. Visit Solitary Confinement, known as "Siberia," as well as Death Row and the Gallows. Exhibits are located throughout the site. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the day's weather.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:2445 Old Penitentiary Road
Address 2:
City:Boise
State/Province:ID
Zip Code:83712
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Sept - May: 7 days a week 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Memorial Day - Labor Day: 7 days a week 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on state holidays.
Admission:Adult: $5
Senior (60 and older): $4
Child (6-12 years): $3
Children under 6 free
Group Rates available
Special Rates for AAA members
ISHS Members free
Telephone:(208) 334-2844
Website:Visit Website
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