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Mount Holly, New Jersey: 200-Year-Old Haunted Prison

Opened as a prison in 1811, and looks it. Had its own gallows. One of its victims was Joel Clough, a murderer who is credited as the prison's most active ghost.

Burlington County Prison Museum

128 High St., Mount Holly, NJ
Burlington County Prison Museum. Downtown. On he southbound side of High St., just south of its intersection with Grant St. The only gray stone building in a sea of red brick buildings.
Th-Sa 10-4, Su 12-4 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $4.
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200-Year-Old Haunted Prison

A great little stop to check out. Barbara, a member of the museum staff, was informative and really cool and gave us just the right amount of info. Then we got to explore on our own. Worth the 4 bucks!

[Christine, 03/08/2016]

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