One of the Bastille's solitary confinement cells-turned private restaurant booth is shown.
The Bastille, as seen in the mid-1960s.
The Bastille's famous penny floor is seen in summer of 2021.
The Bastille's ground floor as seen from above in this photo from May 2021.
A gargoyle mural still adorns the wall in The Bastille.
The Bastille is seen in May 2021.
The Hanford City Council initiated the declaration of the the Bastille, located in Civic Center Park, as surplus property Tuesday at its meeting.
The Bastille, located in Civic Center Park, could be declared surplus property by the Hanford City Council at its meeting Tuesday.
Parts of the floor are missing inside the Bastille in Hanford's Civic Park.
The Bastille in Civic Park in Hanford.
The Hanford City Council wants to renovate the Bastille, but it hasn't figured out yet how to fund the estimated $1 million project.
The Hanford Bastille was once the Kings County jail and later was a restaurant.
The Bastille, the city-owned building in Hanford's Civic Park that was the Kings County jail decades ago, has been deteriorating since the last tenant, a nightclub, left in 2009.
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