The penitentiary is available to rent for various functions - parties, weddings, corporate events, photo shoots, film shoots, paranormal investigations, and more!
Use the resources below to learn more about renting the facility, and to make your reservation online.
Parties, Weddings & Corporate Events
Eastern State Penitentiary is a unique, world-class setting that’s sure to impress your guests! The crumbling cellblocks come to life with state-of-the-art LED lighting and sound that showcases the striking architecture. Our in-house event planning team will work with you to guarantee that your event is a success.
Photography & Filmmaking
Any photographer or filmmaker wishing to photograph or film models, or conduct shoots that require equipment aside from a single tripod, can schedule a private shoot to take place before or after museum hours.
Eastern State Penitentiary is available for private paranormal investigations on select evenings from 9 pm to 1 am from April through August.
Event Rental Inquiries
Interested in hosting your event, party, or wedding at Eastern State Penitentiary? Submit your event request through this online webform.