The Old Monterey Jail, Monterey

3.6
#8 of 8 in Historic Sites in Monterey
Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • It's a small jail with about 6 cells but it's worth a quick stop. Will probably take about 10 min. Cells are dark, but one is lit so you can see the inside and how they used to keep prisoners.  more »
  • You should ONLY come here if you are visiting the Colton Hall museum next door. You couldn't help but feel sad looking into the jail cells and reading the descriptions. I wouldn't want to spend a...  more »
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  • Nice closed down jail type free museum. Has info on history of monterey. Behind it is city hall of monterey. Great place for photos and history knowledge
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