Susan Corbett to tour Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary. File photo.
Eastern State Penitentiary. File photo.

Pennsylvania’s First Lady, Susan Corbett, will tour Eastern State Penitentiary Wednesday.

Corbett is visiting the landmark as part of her “First Tourist” of Pennsylvania campaign.

“Through this role, she highlights and promotes arts and cultural exhibits across the state,” according to a statement.

Corbett will visit the former prison, at 2027 Fairmount Ave., and “Observe the history exhibits and critically acclaimed art installations at the national historic landmark,” the statement read.

She will start her tour at 3 p.m.


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