Old Jail Museum
Do NOT let your group pass Jim Thorpe, go directly to The Old Jail Museum! Hear the story of the condemned Molly Maguires and see the mysterious handprint on the wall.Hanging site of seven accused coal miners known as the Molly Maguires in the 1870s. Contains the mysterious handprint-on-the-wall and reconstructed gallows. Built in 1871; occupied as a jail until 1995. Open daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Closed Wednesdays. Tours start at noon, the last tour is at 4:30pm. Weekends only September - October. Closed November - May.