These Deadly Prisons Can Only Be Found In Tennessee

Are you fascinated by movies about prisons and escape attempts? Have you researched Alcatraz one too many times, or found yourself stuck hard in “The Shawshank Redemption?” Then it’s about time you learned about the two famous prisons that lie within Tennessee state lines. Their stories are hard, the people held behind their walls harder, but fascinating nonetheless.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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