The Rotary Jail Museum Is One Of The Strangest Places You Can Go In Indiana
By Elisa Regulski|Published October 30, 2020
Elisa is a passionate travel writer with over five years of experience. After graduating with a B.F.A in acting from Oklahoma City University, Elisa earned a M.A in mass communication From Texas State University. When she's not writing about all of the amazing places throughout the U.S., she can be heard singing with her band.
In the late 1800s, architects came up with an entirely new way to house inmates: spinning jails. Yes – this unique contraption was once commonplace, but only three remain today. And the rotary jail in Indiana is the only one that still works! Take a tour through this dark and fascinating place and watch the cells rotate by hand crank. The Rotary Jail Museum is definitely one of the strangest places you can go in Indiana.