There are 135 items filed under crime and punishment.

Trois-Rivières, Canada

Old Prison of Trois-Rivières

This historic Canadian jail was once the longest operating prison in the country and is now open for people to incarcerate themselves
30 Jul 2014
Indianapolis, Indiana

John Dillinger's Grave

The body of one of the world's most famous outlaws is covered in cement and iron to prevent it from being stolen
18 Jul 2014
Manhattan, New York

The Site of Stanford White's Sex Crimes

Now a mere parking lot, this bygone address was once the setting of a New York sex scandal which led to one of the most sensational murders in the city's history
15 Jul 2014
Los Angeles, California

Stay On Main Hotel

This brightly made over hotel hides decades of suicide, serial killers, and mysterious deaths
18 Jun 2014
New York, New York

Harry Jenning's Rat Pit of the Five Points

This humble historic facade hides a history of boozing and the gentlemanly sport of rat-fighting
05 Jun 2014
Gibsland, Louisiana

Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum

A museum dedicated to the lovable crime couple Bonnie & Clyde, just a few miles away from the site of their early demise
29 May 2014
Downieville, California

Craycroft Building

Downieville's largest Gold Rush structure still standing has one of the longest bars in California
20 May 2014
Bath Township, Michigan

Bath School Massacre Memorial

A park and memorial dedicated to the victims of the deadliest school massacre in American history
13 May 2014
Shanklin, Isle of Wight

Shanklin Chine

This stream-carved gorge has inspired poets, hidden smugglers, and trained soldiers, all without losing its beauty
09 Apr 2014
Article

Vice in Montreal

by Jennifer Richardson
08 Apr 2014
New York, New York

Museum of the American Gangster

This little museum is built on a theater that was once a wildly elaborate speakeasy
21 Mar 2014
Vallejo, California

The Alibi Clock

The timepiece that exonerated a labor radical accused of a parade bombing that killed ten people
03 Feb 2014
Paris, France

La Conciergerie

This former “ante-chamber to the guillotine” has been refurbished to illustrate the brutal history of French justice
23 Jan 2014
Telluride, Colorado

Mahr Building

This otherwise unremarkable ski town building marks the site of Butch Cassidy's first robbery
16 Jan 2014
Duluth, Minnesota

Glensheen Historic Estate

This posh mansion began as a family's estate and ended as the site of a murder ripped from the pages of a pulp novel
09 Jan 2014
Dublin, Ireland

Kilmainham Gaol

One of Ireland's most infamous prisons for rebels including men, women and children
20 Dec 2013
Rawlins, Wyoming

Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum

Take a seat in the gas chamber and walk the creepy halls of a prison-turned-museum with an action packed history
13 Dec 2013
Washington, District of Columbia

International Spy Museum

“They say you're judged by the strength of your enemies”—James Bond, Quantum of Solace
13 Dec 2013
Garretson, South Dakota

Devil's Gulch

The ravine where Jesse James supposedly performed an impossible jump to evade capture
12 Dec 2013
Article

An Invitation to a Hanging

by Allison Meier
09 Dec 2013
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Shaker's Cigar Bar

A bar once owned by Al Capone is now a haven for ghost hunters
09 Dec 2013
Nueva Gerona, Cuba

Presidio Modelo

A series of five defunct panopticon prisons in Cuba
14 Nov 2013
Budapest, Hungary

House of Terror - Terror Háza

Museum dedicated to the terror regimes of Hungary
15 Oct 2013
Folsom, California

Folsom Prison Museum

This museum looks at the history of one of America's most famous prisons and most beloved albums
11 Oct 2013
London, England

The London Dungeon

One part local history and 99 parts gruesome haunted house
07 Oct 2013
Marble Falls, Texas

Dead Man's Hole

Civil War dumping ground for the bodies of terrorized Union sympathizers
07 Oct 2013
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