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

Address:
128 High St., Mount Holly, NJ
Directions:
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.
Hours:
Th-Sa 10-4, Su 12-4 (Call to verify)
Phone:
609-265-5476
Admission:
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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