Nighttime Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour of Historic Philadelphia

  • 290 Ratings

Combining history and haunt, witness Philadelphia's spookier side as you visit over 20 unique historic locations, and experience Philly's monuments by moonlight.

Region: Philadelphia
Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Hear chilling tales about the Master of the Macabre and Edgar Allan Poe, who used to reside in Philadelphia, and Leo Callahan, the only prisoner to escape from Eastern State Penitentiary, never to be captured
  • Learn about the legendary ghosts that inhabit Independence Hall and the spirits of Carpenters' Hall from terrifying first-person encounters
  • Glimpse famous film locations from silver screen thrillers such as The Sixth Sense, Shooter and National Treasure
  • Tour Historic Philadelphia by glowstick, adding an extra eerie element to the tour

What's Included

  • 2 hour guided ghost tour of Historic Philadelphia
  • A glowstick to light the way
  • Choice of regular or combo ticket

Additional Information

  • Guests have the option to choose between a regular or combo ticket, which gives you access to the Constitutional Walking Tour in addition to the Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour. Tours run rain or shine. Please wear comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing, including walking shoes or sneakers.

  • Tours may be rescheduled for a $5 rebooking fee per ticket.

Customer Reviews

  • 290 Ratings

  • Matthew

The tour guide was very entertaining. He was difficult to understand at times when he was trying to do a certain creepy voice but nonetheless made a very rainy tour fun.

November 5, 2018

  • Sean

The tour itself was excellent, but the drunk idiots talking the whole time really hurt the whole experience. I know that’s not anybody’s fault but said drunk idiots, but...

November 2, 2018

  • Adrienne

I found the tour interesting but i was under the impression we would be entering the sites instead of just standing outside the gate of each site

October 9, 2018
325 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
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