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Since this year marks the 25th anniversary of the movie The Shawshank Redemption I wanted to visit where the movie was filmed for my birthday. What a great time. We decided to do the guided tour and I am very glad we did. Our guide,...More
Made a trip down from Sandusky with my 2 young adult son's. We had the best time ever. The staff is awesome. The Reformitory is huge. If you go during the winter dress very warm, as many areas are not heated. I was also told...More
We enjoyed this - the history was interesting and the guided tour very informative. Our guide was a third generation prison worker and she was great. The warden's headquarters were definitely something to see and imagine how it would have been to actually live there...More
My wife had the idea of visiting the place where The Shawshank Redemption was filmed, so along with another couple, on a particularly cold February day, we made the drive. At the ticket booth, you have the option of general admittance, self guided tour, self...More
We had been wanting to visit for a while, and decided to go when I found tickets on Groupon. It was really interesting, amazing to see how so many people lived. I felt like the self guided tour could have been a little better marked....More
Yes, there are guided tours. We had a fantastic guide. The price of the guided tour includes being able to do every you can do on a self guided tour, go back and cover anything over again on your own, but the guide... More
Yes, there are guided tours. We had a fantastic guide. The price of the guided tour includes being able to do every you can do on a self guided tour, go back and cover anything over again on your own, but the guide provides such much additional historical information as well as movie info.