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 8:30 A.M. and ends at 2:30 P.M. Processing will stop at 10:00 A.M. during 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 9:00 A.M. until 2:45 P.M. for close custody inmates, and from 4:30 P.M. until 8:45 P.M. for minimum custody inmates.

    • Visits are scheduled as indicated:

      Inmates Days Hours Notes
      MAX, Units 1 & 4 Monday, Tuesday 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m. See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      Close Level - 4, Units 2 & 3 Wednesday 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m. See Visiting Rules and Regulations 
      Close Levels - 2/3/4, Units 6A, 7&8
      Thursday, Friday 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m. See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      Close Level - 1, Units 5A, 5B & 6B
      Saturday, Sunday  9 a.m.-2:45 p.m. See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      Minimum, Building 12
      Saturday, Sunday Evening 4:30-8:45 p.m. See Visiting Rules and Regulations
      VideoVisitation: JUVENILE OFFENDERS ONLY Friday 10:30-11:30 a..m. 12:30-3:00p.m.

      2 weeks advance notice, online registration required.

      VideoVisitation registration

      Saturday, Sunday 9:00-11:30 a..m.  12:30-3:00p.m

           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.