Visitation Dates & Times

Visitation is conducted Monday through Saturday, and each block is scheduled a night and time.

Day Times
A-Block Monday 6 to 8:30 p.m.
B-Block Tuesday 6 to 8:30 p.m.
C-Block (General)
Thursday 6 to 7 p.m.
C-Block (RHU)
Thursday 7 to 8p.m.
8 to 8:30 p.m.
E-Block Wednesday
6 to 6:30 p.m.
F-Block Wednesday 6:30 to 8 p.m.
G1 and G2
Friday 6 to 8 p.m.
Holding Cells (Female)
Saturday 8:30 to 9 p.m.
Holding Cells (Male)
8 to 8:30 p.m.
W-Block (Female)
Saturday 6 to 8 p.m.

Visitation Rules


  • A maximum of 5 visitors are permitted per time slot.
  • To visit an inmate, you need to be on the inmate's visitation list. If you are not on the list, you will not be permitted to visit. 
    • To sign up, call the visit line at 814-432-9631, Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

Arrival & During Your Visit

  • After registering, to visit you are to arrive at the Prison 10 minutes prior to your scheduled visitation time. You are not permitted to wait on Prison Property.
  • Times for visitation are approximate and may be delayed due to prison operations.
  • Failure to show up at the designated time will result in you being denied a visit for that evening.
  • The Officer in Charge shall settle any questions or arguments; their decision is final.
  • Persons who have been incarcerated in Venango County Prison within a year will be denied visitation.
  • Photo identification is required for anyone over the age of 16 years.
  • Any person who disrupts visitation will be asked to leave and may have their visitation privileges suspended or revoked. 

Children & Contact Visits

A parent or legal guardian must accompany anyone under the age of 18.  Children must be kept under control at all times. If they are not, the visit will be discontinued and further visitation privileges may be denied.

The prison does conduct contact visits for children only. This program takes place on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. 

For more information and to sign up, call 814-432-9629.


Any person possessing contraband while on Prison Property will have their visitation privileges revoked and criminal charges may be filed. 

Electronic devices, such as cell phones and tape / video recorders, are considered contraband.