Free Museum Night: Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Event Description:

Explore America’s most historic prison at dusk! Free Museum Night admission to Eastern State Penitentiary includes “The Voices of Eastern State” Audio Tour, narrated by actor Steve Buscemi; Hands-On History interactive experiences; history exhibits; and a critically acclaimed series of artist installations.

Know Before You Go

Due to popular demand tickets are no longer available. Be sure to check out one of our other participating museums & attractions!

 On the evening of the event, there will be a standby line outside of the penitentiary for those without tickets. Standby guests will be admitted on a first come, first served basis depending upon on availability. Guests in the standby line are not guaranteed entry. 

Historic site programming, especially “The Voices of Eastern State” Audio Tour, is subject to availability. Not recommended for children under the age of seven.

More Information

Text “America” to 888-777 for updated event information and helpful tips!