Historic Squirrel Cage Jail


226 Pearl St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51502
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1885 County Jail main staircase mens cell

One of three remaining examples of the rotary cell jails. Three-story brick structure built in 1885. Rotating jail cage to allow jailers a view of all cells from one location.

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  • Open Year-Round
  • Admission Fee
  • Motorcoach Parking
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