Christmas at the Reformatory

Saturday, December 13, 2014
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

100 Reformatory Rd
Mansfield, OH 44905

Presented By: Ohio State Reformatory

Join us this holiday season for a special look at Christmas at the Reformatory. Walk through the Warden’s Living Quarters to view the formal rooms as they would have been decorated, tour the cell blocks to learn about holiday traditions observed by former inmates, and have fun with the whole family while you take part in the history! You’ll want to BUNDLE UP! The Reformatory is not heated!  You won’t want to miss this unique and exciting holiday experience!

Holiday Hours are Wednesday- Sunday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, November 28- December 21. Guided Tours are offered on Sundays only and are an additional $5 per person.

Admission is $9 for adults. Students ages 7-17 and college, Seniors 60+, and Military will receive a $2 discount on admission. Audio Wands are available by request for an additional $5 per wand.

Special events and activities to be held throughout the holiday season:  

  • Friday, November 28, 11 am- 4 pm  Black Friday Gift Shop Special -- Receive a 20% discount on your total purchase!
  • Friday, December 5, 6:30 pm Tree Lighting Ceremony-- Bundle Up and join us for a tree lighting ceremony on the front court yard of the Reformatory. Free and Open to the public. Tours will be offered until 7:30 for regular admission prices. Enjoy a hot chocolate bar- Purchase an OSR Mug for bottomless hot cocoa! Enjoy photos with Santa & Mrs. Clause * photo fee, and 15% discount on Gift Shop purchases.
  • Sunday, December 14, 1:00 3:00 pm Family Day  * Free with purchase of general tour & Kids under 7 are free--Bring the whole family out for a day of festive holiday fun! Meet Santa and get your photo taken. Decorate and take home cookies, enjoy hot cocoa and snacks, and story time with Mrs. Clause around the big tree (at 2:30).
  • Friday, December 19, 6:30-8:30 pm Movie Night : National Lampoons Christmas Vacation--Late tour offered until 5:30 with general admission-$2 admission with purchase of tour. $5 with movie admission only. Wear your ugliest sweater for a chance to win prizes!  Purchase an OSR MUG for bottomless hot cocoa. Egg Nog and Snack Bar available. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

« Back to Calendar
The Shawshank Trail
Best Western Richland Inn
Renaissance Performing Arts
Olivesburg General Store
Comfort Inn Splash Harbor