Special Mother’s Day Tour of Central Park

This Mother’s Day, we’re excited to offer our one-of-a-kind tour, “The Magic and Mysticism of Central Park,” perfect for anyone looking for an activity beyond yet another brunch. Use offer code SPRING17 for 20% off! There’s no more...

The Most Romantic Ghosts in New York City

When you think about it, most ghost stories also have elements of romance in them, don’t they? Common ghost origin-stories tend to run one of three ways — a murder or misdeed has been committed, an unjust, sudden or premature death occurred, or the old...

Take a Ghost Tour this Valentine’s Day

Nothing goes better together than love and death. (Except maybe love and White Castle.) And what could be more romantic than a stroll on a winter’s eve, just you and your loved one and a small group of twenty or so other people, as you listen to bone-chilling...

Macabre Holiday Gift List 2015

There’s still time! Snag these gifts for your most morbid friends now, or risk Krampus’s wrath next year! Without further ado we present our third annual Macabre Holiday Gift List! Boroughs of the Dead Gift Certificates and Tote Bags What better way to...

The Darkest Night of the Year: Ghosts of Christmas Past

Here at Boroughs of the Dead, we’re gearing up for one of the most ghostly and spirited holidays in the calendar — not Halloween, no, but Yuletide. Ghosts of Christmas Past Walking Tour Ghosts, elves, spirits, and sometimes malevolent fairies abound at...

Macabre Holiday Gift List 2014

Cut through the “holiday season” treacle with these weird and macabre finds guaranteed to delight your strangest and most wonderful friends.   The Victorian Book of the Dead The Victorian Book of the Dead unearths extraordinary tales of Victorian...