SCI Graterford View

The Pennsylvania State Correctional Institution at Graterford, also known variously as SCI Graterford (SCIG), Eastern Correctional Institution, Graterford Prison, Graterford Penitentiary, and the Graterford Prison Farm, was a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections prison located in Skippack Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States,[1] near Graterford.[2] The prison, located on Graterford Road off of Pennsylvania Route 29,[3] was about 31 miles (50 km) northwest of the city of Philadelphia.[2] The prison, described by Joseph Stefano of the Philadelphia Inquirer as the primary state prison serving the Philadelphia metropolitan area,[4] once housed a small number of male death row inmates.[5] Graterford closed in 2018 and was replaced by SCI Phoenix.

SCI Graterford Contact Details

Address: Route 29, P.O. Box 246, Montgomery, PA
City: Graterford
Zip: 19426
Phone 1: 610-489-4151
Type: State Prison

Mailing to SCI Graterford Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 8:30am-3pm
Tuesday 8:30am-3pm
Wednesday 8:30am-3pm
Thursday 8:30am-3pm and from 6pm-9pm
Friday 8:30am-3pm and from 6pm-9pm
Saturday 8:30am-3pm and from 6pm-9pm
Sunday 8:30am-3pm and from 6pm-9pm