Wyoming State Penitentiary

The Wyoming State Penitentiary is a historic and current prison in Rawlins, Carbon County, Wyoming, which has operated from 1901. It moved within Rawlins to a new location in 1981. In 2018, it is a Wyoming Department of Corrections state maximum-security prison for men.[1] Wyoming State Penitentiary is also the location of the state's death row and execution chamber, which is located in the prison's parole board meeting room. No death sentences have been carried out in Wyoming since the 1992 execution of convicted murderer Mark Hopkinson, and, in 2018, there were no inmates on death row.

Wyoming State Penitentiary Contact Details

Address: 2900 S. Higley Road, P.O. Box 400, Carbon, WY
City: Rawlins
Zip: 82301
Phone 1: 307-328-1441
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Monday C1, H2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tuesday C2, K1, K2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wednesday B1, B2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thursday A1, A2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Friday H1, K1, K2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Saturday B1, B2, H1, K1 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Sunday A1, A2, C2, K2 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM