Articles tagged “prisons”

Abandoned Philly Prison Terrorizes Visitors in a Fun Way for Halloween

Abandoned Philly Prison Terrorizes Visitors in a Fun Way for Halloween

Kathy Matheson , Associated Press

This annual attraction in Philly is a good example of retrofitting an eyesore and turning it into a seasonal attraction that rivals a fan favorite like the Liberty Bell.

6 years ago

Prison Tours are Booming For Travelers Who Aren’t A Captive Audience

Prison Tours are Booming For Travelers Who Aren’t A Captive Audience

Kevin Murphy, Reuters

Tours of former prisons are increasingly popular and intriguing as a look into history at places where there definitely weren't any cell phones. For most of the tourists, this is a first-time look at accommodations they'd never want to sample for themselves.

6 years ago