Kosciusko County Jail Museum
THE KOSCIUSKO COUNTY JAIL MUSEUM
Located in downtown Warsaw, Indiana, this Gothic Revival Building was designed by George Garnsey and built by Richard Epperson in 1870. The building was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1978 and currently serves as the headquarters for the Kosciusko County Historical Society. The Old Jail Museum & Genealogy Library are housed here.
Visit the old Jail Museum
Take a look at yesterday to improve tomorrow
See how our ancestors united to build this great land we call home
Self-Guided tours Wednesday and Thursday, 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Guided tours Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. Last tour at 3 p.m.
For group tours call 574-269-1078
Many items are displayed on the two floors of the jail and in the 8 rooms of the sheriff's residence. The sheriff and his family lived in the same building and the sheriff's wife provided the meals to the inmates.
The sheriff's dinning room.