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Awesome Historical Site

DeRidder's Hanging Jail, built in 1914 in the Gothic Revival style, is like a time capsule... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
doubled44926
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Springfield, Missouri
Lantern tour

We went as a group on the lantern tour. We loved it! So much history and the tour guides have lots... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
salemk777
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Jennings, Louisiana
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Mar 24, 2018
“Awesome Historical Site”
Feb 20, 2018
“Lantern tour”
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201 W 1st St, DeRidder, LA 70634-4076
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

DeRidder's Hanging Jail, built in 1914 in the Gothic Revival style, is like a time capsule-- restored, preserved, and filled with original artifacts including the metal lattice bunks that rarely had mattresses, and the family quarters for the jailer. With daytime and after dark tours,...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We went as a group on the lantern tour. We loved it! So much history and the tour guides have lots of stories. After the tour they let everyone walk around and take pictures. Supposed to be haunted. We had a great time!

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I've heard about this place for years so we decided to take a road trip and check it out. We took to the tour and I was surprisingly impressed. This old jail is like stepping back into history. The tour guide was friendly and informative...More

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