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In a quiet town, this was a real treat. Local citizens guided a tour in costume and theme. We began entering a cell block where we were met by an inmate who served time for theft. He was imprisoned in 1875. We moved to he...More
It might seem a bit gruesome to visit a jail but the Huron Historic Gaol puts a human face to the unfortunates who had to spend time there, including mistakes the judiciary made. Visitors can walk into the holding cells, exercise yards and work areas....More
In the summer, visiting the Gaol is a treat. People dress up and learn the backstory of the typical historical figures who would have been in the Gaol from the inmates, the homeless, the administrator of the Gaol etc. It is like a living play...More