This Prison In North Carolina Has Been Completely Transformed And You’ll Want To Visit

It’s not often that a prison gets converted into something more cheerful and less solemn than in its former life. But that’s just the case with this former North Carolina prison that has been converted into a distillery. And even if you’re not into liquor, you’ll still love a tour of “Whiskey Prison.”

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The Whiskey Prison at Southern Grace Distilleries is located at 130 Dutch Rd., Mt Pleasant, NC 28124. Find out more on the official website. Tours are given on Friday and Saturday at 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. The link on the website to book a tour is currently under construction, but you can find information for booking on this page of the website.

For another fun factory tour, head north to this cheese factory in North Carolina.