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Old Joliet Prison - 90 Minute Walking Tours


By clicking on the BOOK NOW button below you will be redirected to the Prison Tour Calendar where you can register for tours 

No tickets will be mailed. Your name and the names of all registered guests will be entered on a check-in list. Guests will provide their name upon arrival.

  • To get member or resident discount, identification must be shown at check-in at the prison
  • Tours are limited to guests ages 10 and older
  • All participants will be required to sign a waiver of liability/hold harmless agreement prior to taking the tour
  • Tours will meet at the Old Joliet Prison parking lot at 1125 Collins Street, Joliet, IL 60432
  • Tours will last about 90 minutes
  • Closed toe shoes should be worn and dress for the weather as tours will be happening rain or shine
  • Members and Joliet Residents: $15 )
  • General Public: $20

Please check your calendar before purchasing your tickets. Once sold, tickets are non-refundable

Due to the historic nature of the site, at the current time, tours are not ADA approved. 70% of the tour is accessible for all patrons. 

Please keep in mind this is a 1.5 hour outside walking tour, should you need any special accomodations, please contact up to 72 hours before your tour.


To sign up for an Old Joliet Prsion Tour, click on the Book Now button.

Prison Tour