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Ghost Tours of Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s most unusual nighttime attraction

Independence Hall

Independence Hall at night. Credit: R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia


Limited availability in January and February, Friday and Saturday evenings in March and nightly, April through October.

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In the mood for something truly spooky? Try one of Philadelphia’s candlelit walking tours of America’s most historic and haunted cities, where enchanting tour guides will lead you through Independence Hall and Washington Square to show you the haunted spots of Philadelphia.

Hear chilling tales of Benedict Arnold and other Founding Fathers that may have you looking over your shoulder as you cruise through Society Hill. Discover what may be lurking behind the shadows of America’s most haunted city!

The 90 minute tour is offered evenings at 7:30 pm March through November. October tours are also offered at 9:30 on Fridays, Saturdays and Halloween. Reservations are required.

An “Electric” Presence

Benjamin Franklin, who recently turned 300, is said to still roam the streets of Old City. The Ghost Tour will visit several of his old haunts, as well as St. Peter’s Cemetery, known to be the most haunted site in the city.

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Tickets for the Ghost Tour can be purchased online in advance of your trip using the button below.

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5th and Chestnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19106
Reservations: (215) 413-1997

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