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Although Leavenworth might be know for its prisons, this is not a tourist attraction. It is a very beautiful building that can be viewed from the outside along Kansas Highway 7 in Leavenworth. There is no public admission or tours of any kind. It is...More
Yes, the history of this place is great. A long list of infamous prisoners stayed here. , all you can do is drive by and see it. There are some buffalo on the west side in a field that are kind of neat to see....More
I spent close to two years working here, while it seems like a tourist attraction on the computer, it isn't. It is a functioning Federal Prison and not open for tours. This is actually where the "Birdman of Alcatraz" had his birds. Pets were not...More
Visting USP Leavenworth is really just a drive-by attraction but the facility itself is very impressive. Built in 1897, USP Leavenworth is one of the oldest prisons operated by the federal government and it was originally designed as a maximum security prison and has a...More