Old Jail Exhibit Opening

The PoCo Muse will unveil the Old Jail Exhibit, a new exhibit in the 1871 Porter County Jail. Following a long closure and minor rehabilitation project, the PoCo Muse will reopen the historic jail, bringing its history to life for the first time ever in an immersive exhibit highlighting artifacts and stories connected to it from the last 150 years. Explore the building that served as Porter County’s jail for just over a century and learn more about the lives of those who lived, worked, and were imprisoned there. Time 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021
Time: Check website for times (CT)
Address: 153 S. Franklin St., Valapraiso, IN 46383
Phone: (219) 510-1836
Admission: Free admission

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