Pottawattamie County Squirrel Cage Jail & Museum

  • 226 Pearl Street Council Bluffs, IA

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Historic Prisons

Open February through December, the Pottawattamie County Squirrel Cage Jail & Museum is a historic former jail in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The nickname 'Squirrel Cage' is a reference to the jail's unusual design, which resembles a segmented rodent cage with a wheel on top.


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