Help others:

Donate to the Red Cross

Donate to the Salvation Army

Listing sponsored by
Scientific Breakthrough. No Shots
Science response to skin aging.

Colorado Territorial Prison Museum and Park

201 N 1st St
Canon City, Colorado

Phone: 719-269-3015

Statement of Purpose:

Museum presents and preserves the history and evolution of prisons.



Provides sale of inmate arts and crafts.

Winter: 10-5 Summer: 9-6.



Alfred Packer.

Sentenced to Colorado Territorial Prison in 1886 for cannibalism.

Colorado Territorial Prison Museum.

Museum housed in cell house #4 - Women's prison from 1935 to 1968.

Lock Step Used until 1964.

Inmates were required to walk with their hands on the shoulders of the person in front and walk in step.

Interior Hall of the Prison Museum.

Each of the 30 upstairs cells are filled with history of past prison life.

Key Personnel:

Pat Kant, Executive Director

Tell us what you think.

Do you have any additional comments concerning this site?
Do you wish to receive some information on how to get your museum on the Museums Tour?

Thank you again for your visit.


This page and all contents are © 1995-2014 Art Emotion Corp., IL. USA.
All information is subject to change - This document is non contractual.