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Michigan’s Oldest Prison - Historic Tours


Take a trip to Jackson to experience the very first Michigan Prison, The Jackson State Prison. This prison was built in 1839 and is full of very intriguing prison history. Come experience several prison blocks where prisoners were once housed. 

This is a walking trip and it will include:

  • A guided tour of Michigan's 1st prison and a guided tour in Cellblock 7; which was the largest walled institute in the world.
  • Lunch, snacks, games, and prizes. (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)

Register by March 8th . No refunds after March 8th.

Activity: # 35269A
Depart @ 7:30 a.m.  
Return @ 6:15 p.m. 
Cost: $93 per person (Must be ages 10+)

Contact person:
Amanda Ewald | 50+ Program Coordinator
989.832.7937 ext. 2270 |

Earlier Event: April 2
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Later Event: April 14
Loons Pennant Race