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Welcome to
Old Jail Museum!


                                    Wander the Old Jail's cold hallways.

                                  Peek in Cell 17 to get a glimpse of... 

                                the Mysterious Handprint on the Wall. 

                                Stand under the gallows...

                               on which seven of the accused

                               Molly Maguires were put to death! 

                                Creep into the eerie dungeon.

                                Don't forget to check out our book,

                               "Ghosts of the Molly Maguires?",

                             a collection of visitors' first-hand accounts of

                                 strange happenings in the Old Jail.

                       Gift shop

Due to Covid19 PA Guidelines


The Old Jail             Museum

Click above link "view Larger Map" 

 to open Google with driving directions

                     Cell Block


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​​​Customer Comments

Fascinating story of the jail and the prisoners. Learned so much about this town and the Molly McGuires.             Darlene B

Loved the tour of the Old Jail,

the stories of history & the

Molly Maquires & the hand print that doesn't go away. Intriguing!


 Limited Tours



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October weekends are EXTREMELY busy in town.

Past weekends we have SOLD OUT by 2pm.

Please do not wait to come purchase tickets

If you want to find a space to park in town all day,      the metered spaces & county lot  

                   tend to fill up by 10am! 

128 West Broadway

Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

(570) 325-5259

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