One of the gargoyles on the famous Eastern State Penitentiary, which housed notorious criminals such as Al Capone and Willie Sutton.


5 comments in “eastern state penitentiary gargoyle”

  1. Shannon says:

    That is freaky!! I’ll have to Google that penitentiary and read more on it. Great shot for the day.

  2. george says:

    Entirely fitting for the company he kept! Nice grungy feeling!

  3. Aaron says:

    we need josh to to be the buckets of brotherly love mascot

  4. Chris says:

    Love the chains! Glad to see they are keeping the gargoyles restrained from the rest of humanity. Love the photo by the way!

  5. taryn says:

    Hi there,

    If you are interested, there is a call for entries for an Eastern State Penitentiary Gallery at Unique Photo. The gallery will run from October 22nd to Nov 19th with a Gallery Opening Reception on October 22nd 2011 from 6pm-8pm.

    If you would like to submit you images you can go to:

    And upload your best ESP images. Images chosen will be printed up to 20x30inches and mounted for display.

    I hope you will submit and show off your work!


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