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Take a Halloween walking tour of the ghostly and gruesome sites of New York City -- including cemeteries, haunted houses, and other creepy Manhattan locations.
  • Gotham City Ghost Tour

    Commune with the Halloween spirits a little early with this NYC Discovery Walking Tour that explores the eerie and macabre of Greenwich Village history. You’ll see the spooky cemetery at St Marks; the hanging elm, a 19th century execution site; the home of Edgar Allan Poe; and the burial ground at Washington Square, just to name a few. Tours run on on October 22, 23, 29, 30, and 31. The October 31 Gotham City Ghost Tour tours will end at the Village Halloween Parade route on Sixth Avenue so you can enjoy the parade after your walk.

    When: Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 1:30 PM, 4 PM, 6:30 PM; Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 1 PM and 3:30 PM; Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 4 PM and 6 PM.
    Where: Meeting place details provided upon reservations..
    Tickets: $20
    More Information:For reservations and meeting place, call 212-465-3331.


  • Macabre Greenwich Village Walking Tour

    Explore the haunted past of Greenwich Village on this annual Halloween walking tour led by historian Joyce Gold. Learn about famous murders and the ghosts that are said to roam downtown Manhattan -- including Edgar Allen Poe.

    When: Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 at 1PM. Rain or shine.
    Where: Meet at the Washington Arch on Fifth Avenue just south of 8th Street.
    Getting There: A,C,E,F,V to West 4th Street, N,R to 8th Street.
    Tickets: $18, $15 for seniors 62+. No reservations required
    More Information: Call 212-242-5762


  • Haunted New York Tours with Dr. Phil

    Phil Schoenberg, PhD is an expert in New York City history and has organized a full schedule of spooky and scary walking tours for the Halloween season. Follow Dr. Phil in search of the spirits of Eleanor Roosevelt, Edgar Allen Poe, Peter Stuyvesant, Harry Houdini, and other ghosts of New York.

    When: See the October 2012 walking tour calendar
    Tickets: $20 by credit card ($33 for two tours on some nights), $25 in cash. Reservations highly recommended.
    More Information: Call 888-377-4455


  • Haunted Manhattan Tour

    NYC Adventure Tours will escort you on a tour of Manhattan's 25 scariest sites -- including haunted firehouses, apartment buildings (including the famous Dakota), homes, and taverns. Each guest will be provided with ghost hunting equipment for the 2-hour ride.

    When:Various dates and times
    Tickets: $39.95 online
    More Information: Call 718-847-7121

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