Story by Jefferson City Magazine Staff | May 01, 2014

Prison ToursPublic tours resumed at the Missouri State Penitentiary this spring with a modified history tour providing access to Housing Units 1 and 4 and the gas chamber along with some history of Housing Unit 3. Ghost tours will be delayed while hazardous material remediation in Housing Unit 3 is completed. Remediation of all areas is expected to be complete by late June, and full tour offerings will resume in July.