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Gallery Talk- The Old Joliet Penitentiary: From Prison to Vision
Thu, April 27, 2017, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CDT
On Thursday, April 27th, join us at 6pm within the Gaylord Building's 2nd floor gallery exhibition titled Unlocking the Past From Prison to Vision where experts Dr. Dennis H. Cremin of Lewis University, Greg Peerbolte of the Joliet Area Historical Museum and Pam Owens of the National Trust for Historic Preservation will participate on a panel to discuss The Old Joliet Penitentiary.
The panel will share with you history of the Old Joliet Prison, current efforts in preservation and advocacy for preserving the prison, as well as models of adaptive reuse for future use of the prison site. You won't want to miss this!
Admission to this event is free and open to the public, please RSVP if you will be joining us!