Whether you’re a subscriber to the belief in ghosts or not, there’s no question that New York City is full of historical tales and ghostly stories. And there’s no better time to explore NYC’s most famous haunts with a guided ghost tour in October. Get your Halloween pals together and explore some of these tours and activities. And who knows, your group might just spot a specter!
When all the audience leaves, the 41 Broadway theaters set the ghostlight. Join the Green Team Guides and go exploring to discover all the superstitions surrounding the ghostlight mystery! Public tours start at $41, and private tours start at $81. Reservations for these tours are required.
Gangsters & Ghosts NYC
Stroll several downtown NYC neighborhoods with your guide and learn about the ghosts of gangsters still reportedly roaming the streets. Explore the tales associated with Little Italy, the West Village, and Chinatown for a two-hour history lesson about spooky mob stories and reported ghost sightings. Tours start at $35.
Greenwich Village Ghosts
It may be one of NYC’s most beautiful neighborhoods, but it’s also one of the most haunted. Take this two-hour guided tour and discover the spooky historical details of Greenwich Village. There are celebrity ghosts and phantoms of lost children along this route through Washington Square Park and the New York University campus. Tours start at $35.94.
Paranormal in the West Village
The West Village is chock-full of charm and bohemian character. But it’s also home to countless spirits and reported ghostly apparitions. Gather your friends and take this guided tour with a poetic flair, exploring old speakeasies and famously spooky locales. The tour lasts roughly one hour and 40 minutes and costs $30.
The Haunted Manhattan Tour
Take a ghost tour through New York City’s famed East Village at night and learn about all the local residents who have been reported to have never left! This tour features an eerie walk to 13 different haunted venues, including the infamous “ghost train” in the subway! Definitely pre-book to reserve your spot on this one-hour and 40-minute tour. Tickets cost $30.
It’s Halloween season and the perfect time to explore all the ghostly tales associated with New York City! Book your guided ghost tour and see what spirits show up during your visit!