Step back in time and discover the intriguing history of the infamous Missouri State Penitentiary on this guided tour! Hear about escape attempts, riots, female inmates, and more.
Take an Intimate Tour of Jefferson City’s Historical Prison
If you want to discover the history of the Missouri State Penitentiary but prefer a more personal and intimate experience, nothing’s better than our private historical tour.
Your group of a minimum of 20 people will hear the history of the Missouri State Penitentiary, including information on infamous inmates, the Riot of 1954, escape attempts and much more!
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Please note that tour sizes are limited, if you see that a tour is sold out, you may contact our office for other Missouri State Penitentiary tours that may be available.
Visitors will be able to experience a modified 2-hour history tour, which will include access to Housing Units 1, 3, and the gas chamber, for the remainder of our 2019 tour season.