This Tour Of An Abandoned Mississippi Prison Is An Experience Unlike Any Other

There are a ton of sites in Mississippi that make re-visiting the past a real possibility – and the Old Jail Museum is one of them. Just like the name implies, the old jail has been transformed into a museum, retaining many of its original attributes. But you don’t have to take our word for it. The former jail now offers tours, so you can see it for yourself. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more information, call (601) 691-1181. You can also visit the Canton-Madison County Historical Society Facebook page.

Address: 234 E Fulton Street, Canton, MS, 39046

This isn’t the state’s only unique museum. Read about another here.