The Mansfield Reformatory Preservation Society is a non-profit organization supporting the Ohio State Reformatory. Every donation we receive goes directly into the maintenance and restoration of this historic location. Please help us ensure this prestigious landmark will continue to inspire and educate for years to come. 

Donate online, or download and print the donation form and mail to:

 Ohio State Reformatory

Attn: Donations

100 Reformatory Rd

Mansfield, OH 44905





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Walk the same halls as history's most infamous prisoners. Immerse yourself into the foundation that formed The Shawshank Redemption. Whether you're hunting for the paranormal or simply looking to tour the beautiful architecture, you can find it here at The Ohio State Reformatory.