Off Limits and After Dark at Eastern State Pen

Join Eastern State’s Associate Director for Programs and Operations, Fran Dolan, for an exclusive, hands on and behind the scenes tour of this National Historic Landmark.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Explore seldom accessed areas of the Eastern State Penitentiary prison complex in a special Obscura Day exploration, including normally off-limits areas such as the hospital and Cellblock 14.

The 7:30 After Dark Tour will be led by flashlights, provided by ESP. Where will we go? That’s up to you...



12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Attendance limit

Hosted by

Fran Dolan


Eastern State Penitentiary
2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19130, USA

Special instructions

Three Obscura Day tours: 10:30, 1:30, and 7:30. Tours will last about an hour and a half.

All attendees should meet at the ESP ticket office 10 minutes before scheduled tour start time.

Not handicap accessible.