Texas Prison Museum

Rotating exhibits highlight changes in the prison system since its 1848 inception. Includes old ball-and-chains and "Old Sparky," the state's electric chair used from 1924-64. Visitors also can see items produced by inmates.

Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat. and noon-5 p.m. Sun. Special weekday group tours and group rates by appointment.

491 Texas 75 N.

Take Exit 118 from I-45.

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Texas Prison Museum

Huntsville, TX
Phone: 936/295-2155
Directions: Take Exit 118 from I-45.