Sussex I State Prison

Sussex I State Prison is a prison of the Virginia Department of Corrections located in unincorporated Sussex County, Virginia, near Waverly. [1] It is adjacent to Sussex II State Prison, which lies to its northwest, just across Mussellwhite Drive. The prison, a maximum security facility, opened in May 1998.[2] It serves as an intake facility.[3] It includes the state death row for men. On August 3, 1998, the male death row moved from Mecklenburg Correctional Center to its current location.[4] The actual execution chamber is in the Greensville Correctional Center.

Sussex I State Prison Contact Details

Address: 24414 Musselwhite Drive, Sussex, VA
City: Waverly
Zip: 23891
Phone 1: 804-834-9967
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM