MCALESTER -- Oklahoma State Penitentiary has moved its facility visitation from the Administration Building to H-Unit’s entry.

All facility visitors, including inmates' visitors, must now enter through the H-Unit entry. Oklahoma Department of Corrections rules for visiting the facility have not changed.

Parking is outside H-Unit’s entrance.

New visitation hours

Visitation times for several housing units have changed.

Weekly visitation is Saturdays and Sundays for medium-security D and E units.

Visitation is Saturdays for maximum-security A-Unit and Sundays for maximum-security C-Unit.

Holiday visitation is as follows:

One-day holidays

Medium-security D and E units – All day

Maximum-security A-Unit – 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Maximum-security C-Unit – 12 to 4 p.m.

Two-day holidays

Medium-security D and E units – All day

Maximum-security A-Unit – All day on the first day

Maximum-security C-Unit – All day on the second day

H-Unit visitation remains Friday through Sunday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. non-contact, which is only for inmates approved for visitation.