Who lurks in the chambers of Independence Hall?

Philadelphia Ghost Tour by Candlelight

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Key Details
90 minutes
Mobile Voucher Accepted
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What You'll Do
  • Experience history brought to life with Philly's most unusual evening activity
  • Hear tales of mystery and intrigue from costumed guides, on a leisurely stroll of the back streets and secret gardens of historic Philadelphia
  • Discover seldom-told tales about Independence Hall, Washington Square, Powel House, City Tavern, and more
  • Look out for the ghost of Benjamin Franklin
Discover the hidden secrets and shadows of Philadelphia, America's most haunted city on a candlelit walking tour of Independence Park and Society Hill. Hear tales of haunted houses, and eerie cemeteries, and of where ghostly spirits lurk in the night!
What to Expect
Join an entertaining evening tour of Philadelphia on a ghostly walking tour by candlelight. You will see Philadelphia's historic districts, including Independence National Park, Old City, and Society Hill in a completely new light!

A costumed tour guide will lead you off the beaten path and spin tales of the rich and famous, and of heroes and villains from America's colonial era. You will hear tales of the well-known, like William Penn, Ben Franklin, Benedict Arnold and Mad Anthony Wayne, and tales of the unknown, such as the spectral Quakeress of Washington Square and the ghost of Old Pine Street Cemetery.

The tour departs from Signers Garden at 5th and Chestnut Streets, lasts approximately 90 minutes, is appropriate for all ages, and is ideal for anyone with the inclination to hear Philadelphia's dead brought back to life!

The Ghost Tour of Philadelphia has offered tours since 1995 and continues to be one of the city's most popular night-time attractions. It was recently named one of the top 15 "must see" attractions in the country by Budget Travel Magazine.
What's Included
  • Walking tour admission
What's Not Included
  • Gratuities
Meeting Point

Ben and Betsy's Gift Shop, located on Chestnut Street between 4th and 5th Streets, Philadelphia

What to Remember
• Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather

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