Sen. Chuck Schumer among lawmakers who propose turning Sing Sing Prison into a museum

The almost 200-year-old maximum security prison currently sits

The almost 200-year-old maximum security prison currently sits vacant on the banks of the Hudson River. (July 1, 2014 7:38 PM)

Lawmakers are pushing for federal funding to turn the famous Sing Sing Prison in Ossining into a museum.

The almost 200-year-old maximum security prison currently sits vacant on the banks of the Hudson River.

Sen. Chuck Schumer says turning the prison into a museum could create hundreds of jobs and increase tourism in Westchester County. Among the exhibits featured would include the...

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