Stroll the halls and visit the cells of some of history's toughest criminals. Tour the intact set of world’s favorite movie, The Shawshank Redemption. Whether you're reliving scenes from classic films, hunting for the paranormal, or basking in beautiful Romanesque architecture, take a walk through history — here at The Ohio State Reformatory.
This famous prison is made of legends. Discover its storied past.
About the Prison >>
Hear stories about the past, present, and future of the Ohio State Reformatory.
We are excited to announce that gift cards are now available online and on-site!more
The Ohio State Reformatory is currently open Thursday-Sunday, 11am-4pm for tours!
We will be closed on April 9th for Easter.
$25 per person for self-guided tours, $35 per person for guided tours.
$2 discount available for students, seniors, military, and first responders.
*Except major holidays, like Easter, and some blackout dates. Please see calendar.