June 30, 2020, 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wawa Welcome America: Virtual Free Museum Night
Free. Pre-recorded video on Facebook.
In celebration of Wawa Welcome America, join us for a free 30-minute virtual tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, led by our expert educators. Get a glimpse of our abandoned cellblocks, including highlights like Al Capone’s Cell and The Big Graph. Learn about the history of the world’s first penitentiary and the ongoing legacy of criminal justice reform in America. This virtual tour will be available starting at 5:00 pm, June 30 on Facebook.
While our site remains temporarily closed, the conversation about American criminal justice reform continues online. A weekly schedule of virtual programs is available here.