The famous prison Shawshank is open for tourists
Correctional facility in Ohio, also known as the Ohio state reformatory (Mansfield Reformatory) was built between 1886 and 1910 and operated until 1990 when it was closed. In prison there were several films (some were taken before its closure), TV shows and videos, but mainly she became famous after 1994 «starred» in the movie «the Shawshank redemption».
Last weekend, the prison has celebrated its 20-th anniversary of «the Shawshank redemption», his great outdoor party with a sightseeing tours of the prison grounds. In addition to Hollywood glory, the interest of people to this place fuels rumours of ghosts there.
The owners of this place was so pleased with the success of the planned event, they decided to hospitably open its doors for daily visits from curious tourists.