An extraordinary system of cultural and historical resources.

Romancing the Pen

Date / Time

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 -
12:00pm to 9:00pm


2445 Old Penitentiary Road
Boise , ID 83712

Contact Info

Contact Name:
Jacey Brain
Contact Phone Number:
(208) 334-2844


Looking for something other than roses or chocolates this Valentine's Day? The Old Idaho Penitentiary is offering a unique alternative to this hum-drum day devoted to love. Stroll through the site and snuggle up with your Valentine or find the true meaning of “ball and chain.” Visitors can read "‘Love’ Stories from the Penitentiary,” and play games like Match-In' Mates, Honey Bee Heist and Pin the Rose on the Gardener, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and self-guided tours. Presentations are indoors, first-come first served, and have a limited capacity. The site will be open for self-guided tours in all publicly accessible buildings. There are no guided tours for this event. Dress warm and bring a flashlight! Tickets are available at at a special 2 for $11 price! Regular price tickets at the door subject to availability. Last admission 8:00pm.

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