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Join us on one of the ghost tours and experience it for yourself. Ghosts know no boundaries so why should you. Ghosts are known to haunt anywhere from a run down hospital, an old casino, or even parks. Come see for yourself, it will be a haunting good time!

Tours are wheel-chair accessible, 90 minutes in duration, and approximately a mile in length.

  1. Peter Stuyvesant and His Ghostly Friends of the East Village -- Go in search of Peter Stuyvesant's ghostly friends such as Edgar Allan Poe, August Belmont, Joe Papp, Washington Irving, Tredwell sisters of the Merchant House Museum, Samuel Clemens, Harry Houdini, and many others in the East Village.

    This tour departs from the lion sculpture in Abe Lebwohl Park in front of St, Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, northwest corner of Second Avenue and 135 East Tenth Street. East Village in Manhattan.
    Click here for a map

  2. Edgar Allan Poe and His Ghostly Neighbors of Greenwich Village -- Go in search of the spirits of Eleanor Roosevelt and her pet dog Fala, Aaron Burr, the ghosts of the New York University Library and of Washington Square Arch, and, of course, several Edgar Allan Poe sites. We will visit ghost central, the most haunted area in America, Washington Square Park.

    85 West Third Street, one block south of Washington Square Park between Thompson and Sullivan Streets, Greenwich Village in Manhattan.
    Click here for a map.

  3. Ghosts of the City -- Go in search of the spirits of the Algonquin Indians, Black slaves, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum's American Museum, Captain Kidd, Trinity Churchyard and of City Hall Park. We will also tell the true story of Edgar Allan Poe and Marie Roget. We will also perform an exorcism to lift the curse that prevents mayors of New York City going on to higher office.

    This tour departs from 38 Park Row, adjacent to Starbucks in Manhattan.
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  4. George Washington and His Ghostly Comrades of the American Revolution and Other Eras -- Go in search of the spirits of the George Washington, his contemporaries Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, as well as the Algonquin Indians, Black slaves, Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum's American Museum, Captain Kidd, Trinity Churchyard and of City Hall Park. We will also tell the true story of Edgar Allan Poe and Marie Roget. We will also perform an exorcism to lift the curse that prevents mayors of New York City going on to higher office.

    This tour departs from 38 Park Row, adjacent to Starbucks in Manhattan.
    Click here for a map

  5. From Ghost Busters to John Lennon: The Ghosts of the Upper West Side -- We will start with the "Ghost Busters Building" and end with the ghost of John Lennon. We will the haunted experiences of Mae West, Irving Berlin, and Babe and Romain Polanski's Rosemary's Baby in the Dakota. going on to higher office.

    This tour departs from, 55 Central Park West, between 65th and 66th Streets, opposite Central Park, Upper West Side, in Manhattan.
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  6. Ghosts of Times Square -- Go in search of Broadway's ghostly spirits, George M. Cohan, David Belasco, a Florenz Ziegfeld Follies showgirl, Bob Fosse, and many other specters.

    This tour departs from George M. Cohan Statue, south end of Duffy Square, Broadway and 46th Street, in Manhattan.
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  7. Ghosts of Brooklyn Heights - Explore Brooklyn's most haunted neighborhood as we search for the spirits of H. P. Lovecraft, Walt Whitman, Henry Ward Beecher, Seth Low, the second mayor of consolidated City of New York, Thomas Wolfe, Jackie Robinson, and many other specters.

    This tour departs from Pete's Downtown Restaurant, 2 Water Street, in Brooklyn. The cross street is Old Fulton Street opposite the Fulton Ferry landing.
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  8. The Nevermore Tour: The Ultimate Ghost Experience -- 3.5 hour Greenwich Village and East Village walk in the ghostly footsteps of Edgar Allan Poe, Peter Stuyvesant and their legions of wispy, wailing, wasted wraith friends.

    This tour departs from Fire Patrol Station No. 2, 84 West Third Street, one block south of Washington Square Park between Thompson and Sullivan Streets, Greenwich Village in Manhattan.
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  9. Ghosts of Downtown -- Go in search of the spirits of New Amsterdam, Wall Street, South Street Seaport and other downtown Manhattan neighborhoods.

    Discover such neighborhood ghosts as Captain William Kidd, Alexander Hamilton, Hetty Greene, and many other spirits.

    Meeting Place: In front of the Alexander Hamilton Customs before Bowling Green. Click here for a map.

  10. Indoor Ghost Walk: The Ghosts of Grand Central -- The best part is that you are warm and toasty away from the cold, the rain and the snow as you take a walking tour.

    Discover the ghostly commuters of the New York City rapid transit system such as August Belmont, Franklin Roosevelt and his pet dog Fala, and the Vanderbilts!

    In front of the New York Transit Museum satellite branch next to the Station Master's Office within Grand Central Terminal (the railroad station as opposed to Grand Central Station, the subway station that stops at Grand Central Terminal) in Manhattan. Meet in front of New York Transit Museum Gallery adjacent to the Station Master's office. If you can't get a new program. Do not go to Brooklyn!

    View a Grand Central ghostly experience.

  11. Ghosts of the Lower East Side -- Discover the most cultural diverse haunted community in the world that reflects the long immigrant history of the neighborhood. Ghosts of Chinese, Irish, Jewish, and Mexican heritage make this area their ghostly home. You will not meet celebrity ghosts but simply ordinary every day haunts.

    The meeting place will be in front of the Economy Candy Store, 108 Rivington Sreet between Ludlow and Essex Streets, one block north of Delancey Street.
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  12. Phantom Pub Crawl of the West Village Starring Dylan Thomas -- Join us in search of the spirits of Oscar Wilde, Thomas Paine, Jack Kerouac, Thomas Wolf, and other notable ghosts that like to take a drink now and then at some of their favorite drinking establishments. Drinking is not required to have a spirited encounter, but because the tour goes into the bars and taverns, no one under the age of 21 is allowed. Although the drinks may not be on us, you will certainly know more about the ethereal spirits that haunt these pubs.

    Visit some of New York City's most haunted pubs where you can hoist a pint with some of the ghostly regulars who are still 'hanging around. You'll have time to get to know the spirits, your guide and fellow pub crawlers. And if your arms break out into goose bumps, and the hair on your neck stands up, it may be because ghost sightings have happened right where you are sitting.

    Meeting Location: Northeast corner of 6th Ave. & West 4th St.
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  13. Phantom Pub Crawl of the East Village Starring Harry Houdini -- Join us in search of the spirits of Harry Houdini, Edgar Allan Poe, Jonathan Swift, and other notable ghosts that like to take a drink now and then at some of their favorite drinking establishments. Drinking is not required to have a spirited encounter, but because the tour goes into the bars and taverns, no one under the age of 21 is allowed. Although the drinks may not be on us, you will certainly know more about the ethereal spirits that haunt these pubs.

    Visit some of New York City's most haunted pubs where you can hoist a pint with some of the ghostly regulars who are still 'hanging around. You'll have time to get to know the spirits, your guide and fellow pub crawlers. And if your arms break out into goose bumps, and the hair on your neck stands up, it may be because ghost sightings have happened right where you are sitting. You will certainly know more about the ethereal spirits that haunt these pubs.

    This tour departs from the lion sculpture in Abe Lebwohl Park in front of St, Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, northwest corner of Second Avenue and 135 East Tenth Street. East Village in Manhattan.
    Click here for a map

  14. Washington Irving and the Ghosts of Gramercy Park -- Discover the ghosts of this neighborhood including Washington Irving and Oscar Wilde.

    We will also show you where the actors that played the Wicked Witch of the West and Frankenstein's monster lived.

    Meeting Place: In front Space Kiddettes at 46 East 21st Street between Park Avenue South and Madison Avenue.
    Click here for a map.

Group rates and private tours available.

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