Obscura Day at the Montgomery County Rotary Jail

Join us for an exploration of the Montgomery County Rotary Jail, a curiosity of our past.

Crawfordsville, Indiana

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Visit the Sheriff’s Residence and our unique Rotary Jail, the first one to be built in 1882, and the only one still rotating. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Liz Shull, a former matron of the jail, who will lead the tour and share stories of old times. After touring the rotating cellblock, and the sheriff’s residence exhibits of historical collections and jail artifacts, visitors will enjoy refreshments, and traditional sweets.


01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Attendance limit


Montgomery County Rotary Jail
225 North Washington Street
Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA