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Extended Visiting Hours 2019

Tags: DOC
November 18, 2019 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Extended Visiting Hours 2019

In an effort to allow families to visit their loved ones in state prisons during the holiday season, many of the DOC's facilities hold extended hours for visiting.

Below are the extended holiday hours; these are in addition to the regular hours, which will be held as normal unless otherwise indicated. Schedule is subject to change; always check before you leave to ensure visiting is still scheduled!

Albion

  • Thanksgiving: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Christmas Eve: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Christmas: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Eve: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Benner Township

  • Dec. 15-Jan. 1: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Cambridge Springs

  • Dec. 24-26: 8:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Camp Hill

  • Thanksgiving: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Christmas and New Year's Day: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. (as normally for Wednesdays)

Chester

  • Thanksgiving: 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Christmas: 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

Coal Township

  • Visiting will be extended until 8 p.m. on Nov. 25, Dec. 26 and Dec. 27

Dallas

  • Nov. 27: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 24: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Fayette

  • Dec. 24-25: 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 30-Jan. 1, 2020: 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Forest

  • Christmas Eve: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Christmas: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

Frackville

  • Nov. 27: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 26: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 2: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Greene

  • Dec. 21-Jan. 1: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • All visits occurring on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 will be considered special and not be counted against an inmate's permitted visiting totals

Houtzdale

  • Nov. 28-Dec. 1: 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 25: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 26-30: 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Huntingdon

  • Nov. 27: 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 18, 24, 25, 31: 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 1: 8:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Laurel Highlands

  • Dec. 24-26: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Mahanoy

  • Nov. 24-Dec. 2: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 15-Jan. 1: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Mercer

  • Nov. 28: 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Muncy

  • Nov. 24-30: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 22-28: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Phoenix

  • Normal visiting dates and times

Pine Grove

  • Christmas Eve: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Christmas: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Eve: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Retreat

  • Dec. 26: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Rockview

  • Dec. 16-24: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 26-Dec. 31: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Jan. 2: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Smithfield

  • Nov. 29, 30: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Dec. 1, 26, 27, 28: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

Somerset

  • Thanksgiving: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Dec. 23: 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Dec. 24-25: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p .m.
  • Dec. 26-30: 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.

Waymart

  • Thanksgiving: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Christmas: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.



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