Bring your skepticism, morbid fascinations, and love of NYC history

Meeting Point: In front of St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery, 131 East 10th Street. This tour is approximately 2 hours in duration and one mile in length. Runs rain or shine, except in cases of severely inclement weather.

Tour ends near Washington Square Park.

Tour Description: All killer, no filler! This 2-hour walking tour presents the very best ghost stories from the East Village and Greenwich Village. The tales on this carefully researched route have been hand-picked by our expert guides to bring you the most fascinating ghostly lore in these historic neighborhoods.

Delve into the history behind the hauntings as we situate these stories within the broader narrative of Greenwich Village. Explore some of the parapsychological principles underpinning the ghost stories, from the earliest forays into psychical research and Spiritualism in the 19th century to current theories of paranormal phenomena. Discover how turbulent histories often create enduring local legends.

Bring your skepticism, morbid fascinations, and love of NYC history — and your respect for the unseen world that rests at the edge of our perceived reality.

This tour is currently only offered as a private tour. Please submit your private tour request here

For public ghost tours in these neighborhoods, check out West Village Ghosts or East Village Ghosts.