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The Missouri State Penitentiary was once the largest prison in America. At its peak the prison held over 5,000 inmates. The Missouri State Penitentiary was also the location of death row in Missouri and over 40 inmates were executed in the gas chamber that is still on-site and available on the overnight ghost tours. The chill in the air is evident, are you brave enough to spend the night behind bars in what was known as the “deadliest 48 acres” in America?

Have you taken the ghost tours of the Missouri State Penitentiary? Do you believe that the paranormal lives on behind those bars? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

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