Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm
Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm

Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm, located in Seward, Alaska, opened in November 1989 to confine Alaska's most dangerous male inmates. It currently has a capacity of 500 inmates and is Alaska’s largest maximum-security facility. A double perimeter fence reinforced with razor wire and an electronic detection system surrounds the facility.

The population is primarily comprised of close custody and administrative segregation inmates. Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm also operates the state Secure Mental Health Facility, houses inmates under the death sentence, and inmates who are civil commitments.

Inmates at Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm have access to various treatment and rehabilitation programs, including substance abuse programs. The School services the Alaska prison system, where it offers basic education and general education diplomas. The school also offers vocational and technical training to students, which is meant to be used to help them transition into either postsecondary programs or job training programs.

Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm - General Information

Facility Name: Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm
Facility Type: State Prison
Address: PO Box 877730, Seward, AK, 99664
Phone: 907-376-2976
Capacity: 500
Facility Type: Adult
City: Seward
Postal Code: 99664
State: Alaska
County: Kenai Peninsula Borough County
Official Website: http://www.correct.state.ak.us/institutions/point-mackenzie

How to Find Someone in Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm

The Alaska Department of Correction offender search database provides information about offenders currently under Alaska Department of Corrections jurisdiction, those incarcerated, on probation or on parole.

The search engine allows you to search by name or offender DOC number. Searches must include the first three characters of the offender name or number.

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Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

At Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm, all letters will be photocopied, and these copies will be delivered to inmates. A maximum of three 8 ½ x 11-inch pages (front and back) of each mailing will be delivered. Any additional items, such as cash, checks, postage stamps, or prepaid envelopes will be discarded.

To send a mail to an inmate at this facility, address the envelope as follows:

Inmate Name, ID Number, Housing if known
Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm
PO Box 877730, Seward, AK, 99664

Magazines and books may be sent to an inmate if they are directly from the publisher.

Sending Money

There are several options for sending money to an inmate at Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm including sending money orders, cashier’s checks, personal checks and using your debit/credit card. There is a daily limit of $300. Click here to read more about these options.

Phone calls

Inmates at Point MacKenzie Correctional Farm are allowed to make phone calls through the system if there is money in the inmate’s account. At no time can an offender receive an incoming call.

Family and friends are required to create an account to deposit the funds, as well as receive calls from the inmate. An inmate must put those they wish to call on an approved caller list. All calls are a maximum of 30 minutes in duration and may be recorded or monitored for security reasons.

The phone service provider for pre-paid inmate calls in Alaska is ICSolutions. You can setup your account over the phone by calling 1-888-506-8407 or by visiting their website at ICSolutions.com.


Visitors must fill out an application and it must be approved in order to visit. Visiting is held four days per week and the inmates are divided into groups according to cell blocks. You must arrive 30 minutes prior to the visiting times in order to be processed for visitation.

Visitors can contact the administration at 907-376-2976 for more details on visitation schedules for each offender.

A dress code for visitation is required, instructing that visitors be covered from the neck to knees with clothing that is not revealing, see-through, or contains offensive symbols or words. Watches, wearable technology, and cell phones are not allowed.

The use of tobacco products on this property is not allowed which includes parking areas.

Visiting Hours

Saturday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions

Nearby Jail/Prison

Correctional Facility Name Type County
Spring Creek Correctional Center State Prison Kenai Penisula Borough County
Seward Community Jail County Jail Kenai Peninsula Borough County
Kenai Peninsula Youth Facility County Jail Kenai Peninsula Borough County
Anchorage City Jail City Jail Anchorage County
Kenai City Jail City Jail Kenai Peninsula Borough County

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