The Old Jail             Museum

Sept & October  - Sat & Sunday Only

Closed Nov thru April

128 West Broadway

Jim Thorpe, PA 18229

(570) 325-5259

 Tours Noon - 4:30 (last tour)

Click above link "view Larger Map" 

 to open Google with driving directions

                     Cell Block


​​​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 and the stories of history and the Molly Maquires and the hand print that doesn't go away. Intriguing!

Open Daily (Not Wedesdays)

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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! 

          Creek into the eerie dungeon.

          Don't forget to check out our new book,

          "Ghosts of the Molly Maguires?",

          a collection of visitors' first-hand accounts of

          strange happenings in the Old Jail.

                       Gift shop