William Sperfslage, Warden. 406 North High Street. Anamosa, IA 52205. 319-462-3504. Visitors are encouraged to call ASP prior to traveling to the prison to ensure that inmate they would like to visit is available for visit.
The Anamosa State Penitentiary (ASP) is a maximum/medium security institution that currently houses over 1,150 offenders. Programs are offered which provide opportunities to acquire academic and vocational skills.
The Anamosa State Penitentiary Museum is located just outside the penitentiary's walls in a stone building that was formerly a barn and then a cheese-making facility for the prison. Exhibits include the history of the prison, the role of prison guards and the construction of the buildings.
Anamosa State Penitentiary is located in Jones County Iowa. It is a maximum security prison that houses some of the most hardened criminals in the state. This facility is rated at a capacity of 911 adult male inmates, but often times holds more, the current count is somewhere around 988 offenders.
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Anamosa State Penitentiary, Anamosa, Iowa. 338 likes. Anamosa State Penitentiary is a maximum security penitentiary prison located in the Jones County...
The Anamosa State Penitentiary Museum showcases the 140-year history of Iowa's largest prison. The museum offers displays describing prison life, the role of the "guard" through the years, and a huge variety of photographs from the prison's early days.
2 reviews of Anamosa State Penitentiary "No, I am not now, nor have I ever, been a prisoner here. I am writing from a genealogical standpoint. I have a (now deceased) relative who was imprisoned here back in the late '30's and wanted to obtain…
Anamosa State Penitentiary is a correctional institution in the Iowa state prison system, which is part of the Iowa Department of Corrections. This guide gives you about anything a person needs to know about Anamosa State Penitentiary,like: How to locate an inmate.