Eastern State Penitentiary

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $19.00 - Child $15.00

Eastern State Penitentiary with The Sightseeing Pass

    • Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world
    • Known for its grand architecture and strict discipline, this was the world's first true "penitentiary"
    • A prison designed to inspire penitence, or true regret, in the hearts of prisoners


The health and safety of our staff and visitors remains our top priority, and we will meet or exceed all guidelines issued by the City of Philadelphia and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.">

What You Get

  • The Sightseeing Pass grants you free admission to the Eastern State Penitentiary your pass is valid for a daytime tour.

How To Redeem

Present your Sightseeing Pass at the ticket desk at the Eastern State Penitentiary.

Hours

  • Wednesday – Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm. Last entry at 4:00pm.
    Thanksgiving Day: Closed
    Christmas Eve: Closed
    Christmas Day: Closed
    New Year's Day: Closed

Getting There

Eastern State Penitentiary

2027 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia Pa 19130 (22nd St and Fairmount Ave)

Telephone: 215-236-5111

  • Closest Bus Stop
  • 22nd St & Fairmount Av
    • Hop-on Hop-off Tour Stops
    • Tour - Stop 10 (Eastern State Penitentiary)
    • Tour - Stop 11 (Special Events - The Perelman Building)

Eastern State Penitentiary

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $19.00 - Child $15.00