FORT MADISON - The Iowa State Penitentiary will host a free showing of “The Fort” from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Parkside Brewery in Burlington. 

“The Fort” is a documentary film about the historic Iowa State Penitentiary, or “Old Fort,” in Fort Madison.

Visitors can purchase “Old Fort” t-shirts and cups from ISP at the event. All proceeds will be used to fund a historic structures report. The report must be completed before the closed prison can be used for anything else. 

Any questions should be directed to ISP executive officer Rebecca Bowker at (319) 376-4842.

The Hawk Eye