Ohio State Reformatory. Now closed down it is being preserved by conducting tours to raise money. Still has the largest standing cell block and the location for film makers. I can't even imagine what it would be like to have to be locked up in a place like this
The Eastern State Penitentiary is located in Philadelphia PA. The Penitentiary, built in the 1820's-30's, is a National Historic Landmark now open to the public and is run by a non profit group who offer guided and unguided tours of the old prison.
Mural on the wall of the Jail of Melilla (Spain), a Spanish territory located in Northern Africa, painted by artistic group Kahina, prisoners & neighbours to hide the prison with images of homes. The suburban area is where the majority of the population is from Amazigh-Berber origin.
"Reincarnation exists, and for society's worst criminals, death is the ultimate escape plan. Prisons keep them alive as long as possible but once they die Interpol races to locate, identify, and contain them before it is too late."
abandoned prison complex on Isle St. Joseph, French Guiana. Remembered as one of the most infamous and deadly prisons in the world, located in French Guiana. Established by the French Emperor Napoleon III's government in 1852, this small island penal colony in French Guiana remained in use until 1952.