38th Annual Olde Towne Portsmouth Ghost Walk

38th Annual Olde Towne Portsmouth Ghost Walk

Oct 26, 2018 7:00 pm - Oct 26, 2018 10:00 pm

Based on the Jack-the-Ripper Walks in London, participants in the 38th annual Olde Towne GhostWalk will be treated to some of the most haunting stories of Portsmouth’s past. Guides take spectators on a walk past haunted houses and mansions of Olde Towne, a 20-square block area listed on the National Register of Historic Places. At each house on the tour, actors in appropriate costume will retell the legends of ghostly visitations and things that go bump in the night. Cameras are welcome. Houses are private properties and not open to the public.

PRICE: $10.00 (children under five are free)

TIME: 7 PM – 10:30 PM Tickets are sold for 3 time slots: 7 pm, 8 pm, 9 pm.

Groups will leave at five minute intervals from Trinity Church graveyard at the corner of Court and High Streets in Olde Towne (500 Court Street).

LENGTH OF GHOST WALK: The tour lasts approximately 45 minutes, ending at Middle Street Park, where hot cider will be served, there will be entertainment, and tables with information, t-shirts and more.

PARKING: Free parking in municipal parking garages located on County and High Street and on Middle Street. Limited on-street parking in Olde Towne business district.

CLOTHING: Visitors should wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing.

For other information about Ghost Walk, phone (757) 805-1526. (Please note that we can’t take orders for tickets by phone!)

 

38th Annual Olde Towne Portsmouth Ghost Walk

Oct 26, 2018 7:00 pm - Oct 26, 2018 10:00 pm

Based on the Jack-the-Ripper Walks in London, participants in the 38th annual Olde Towne GhostWalk will be treated to some of the most haunting stories of Portsmouth’s past. Guides take spectators on a walk past haunted houses and mansions of Olde Towne, a 20-square block area listed on the National Register of Historic Places. At each house on the tour, actors in appropriate costume will retell the legends of ghostly visitations and things that go bump in the night. Cameras are welcome. Houses are private properties and not open to the public.

PRICE: $10.00 (children under five are free)

TIME: 7 PM – 10:30 PM Tickets are sold for 3 time slots: 7 pm, 8 pm, 9 pm.

Groups will leave at five minute intervals from Trinity Church graveyard at the corner of Court and High Streets in Olde Towne (500 Court Street).

LENGTH OF GHOST WALK: The tour lasts approximately 45 minutes, ending at Middle Street Park, where hot cider will be served, there will be entertainment, and tables with information, t-shirts and more.

PARKING: Free parking in municipal parking garages located on County and High Street and on Middle Street. Limited on-street parking in Olde Towne business district.

CLOTHING: Visitors should wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing.

For other information about Ghost Walk, phone (757) 805-1526. (Please note that we can’t take orders for tickets by phone!)

 

Location

Trinity Episcopal Church

500 Court Street

Portsmouth, VA

Organizer

Olde Towne Civic League

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