Bledsoe Prison Tour

Dispelling The Myths Of Incarceration​

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Bledsoe County Correctional Complex
1045 Horsehead Rd
Pikeville, TN 37367


Friday, April 5, 2024
9:00 AM EDT Security Check-In
2 PM EDT End of Tour

Most people's understanding about prison is informed by the media that they consume. And most of the time this understanding is far from the facts. If you are interested in dispelling the myths of prison by getting a closer look at what it's like and hearing firsthand from people who live and work there, please consider joining us for a tour of Tennessee's Bledsoe Prison. #2XChances #PrisonTour #BustingMyths​

Bledsoe Prison Tour

Guided by institutional experts, this unique opportunity will give you a glimpse into the inner workings of one of Tennessee’s largest operating prisons and help to foster a deeper understanding of what happens within its walls. The tour will culminate with a discussion over lunch with inmates, offering a unique opportunity to hear their perspectives and stories. This eye-opening experience promises to challenge common perceptions and promote a deeper understanding of what it is like to be incarcerated in America. 

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Five Senses of Incarceration

Get a taste of what’s in store from this audio clip on the sights, tastes, touch, smells, and sounds of prison life! The complete episode can be found at Ear Hustle.