Bullock County Jail Museum

Bullock County Jail Museum
Street address: 

Hardaway W.
Union Springs, AL 36089

Call for hours.

Union Springs/Bullock Co. Tourism Council, P.O. Box 5236
Union Springs, AL 36089


Built in 1897 by Pauly Jail Company, Victorian Gothic-style building has original trapdoor used for hangings. Demonstration available.

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