Archive for March 2018

200th Anniversary Old Jail Ornaments Now Available

Our new brass ornaments  are now available. Stop by our gift shop here at the jail to purchase one for yourself or as a gift.  A gold gift box is included. The cost is $20.00 each, tax included.

Old Jail Cupola Pens Available

We have a limited number of Old Jail cupola pens available. The pens are made from the original white pine beams and come with a certificate of authenticity. Stop by and get your own piece of Chambersburg history for only $20, tax included.

Escape Room Reservations Now Available

Can you “Break Out of the 1880 Jail with the Gold Bar”? We’re now taking reservations for our newly redesigned escape room event. Teams of 6-8 people will have an hour to break out of the 1880 cell block by using clues and solving puzzles.
The cost is $20 per person and you must pay at the time of reservation.  We have time slots on April 6,7,8,20,21,22 and May 4,5,6,18,19,20.  Call 717-264-1667.

Bob O’Connor Speaks on Underground RR

Author Bob O’Connor, in conjunction with the African American History Association, will speak on the Underground Railroad on Saturday, April 14 from 1:00-3:00pm. This event will take place at the John Brown House, 225 East King Street, Chambersburg. This event is free and all are welcome! Call 717-264-1667 for information.