Ely State Prison (ESP)


Phone (775) 289-8800, ext. 2217 and ask for Visiting.

Visitors are encouraged to call 24 hours in advance to make sure the inmate is still located at Ely State Prison and that their visiting days have not changed.

    Visiting Hours

    Processing begins at 8:00 A.M. and ends at 2:30 P.M. Processing will pause at 10:00 A.M. for institutional count and resume after count clears.

    • All visitors must sign in, have their hand stamped, and be cleared through the metal detector.
    • All visitors and their vehicles are subject to search.
    • Visiting hours are from 8:30 A.M. until 2:45 P.M. for maximum and close custody inmates, and from 4:30 P.M. until 8:45 P.M. for minimum custody inmates.
    • Inmate housed in the infirmary may be scheduled any day of the week but will visit behind glass. All visiting must confirm to A.R. 719, O.P. 719 and Ely State Prison Visiting Rules and Regulations.

     

    Visits are scheduled as indicated:

      Inmates Days Hours  Notes
      Maximum Custody Monday 8:30 am - 2:45 pm See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      General Population Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 8:30 am - 2:45 pm See Visiting Rules and Regulations 
      Protective Custody
      Wednesday, Friday, Sunday 8:30 am - 2:45 pm See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      Minimum Custody
      Saturday, Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:45 pm See Visiting Rules and Regulations

           Inmates housed in the infirmary may be scheduled any day of the week but will visit behind glass.

         All visiting must conform to A.R. 719, O.P 719 and Ely State Prison Visiting Rules and Regulations.

         

         ALL INMATE VISITORS MUST BEGIN AN ORDERLY DEPARTURE

         AT 2:45 p.m. AND 8:30 p.m.