Friday, October 28, 2022, 6:15 PM - 9:30 PM

Tickets are available to purchase beginning October 1. Online ticket sales will close at noon on Friday, October 28. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Please pre-purchase tickets.

Friday, October 28, 2022 guests will be treated to some of the most haunting stories of Portsmouth's past. Buy a ticket if you dare...

Based on the Jack-the-Ripper Walks in London, the Ghosts of Olde Towne Portsmouth will tell their tales of love, loss, murder and mayhem on the Friday before Halloween! Guides take spectators on a walk past haunted houses and mansions of Olde Towne, a 20-square block, 500 building area on the National Register of Historic Places. At each house on the tour, costumed actors 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.

TICKETS: $15.00  

TOURS DEPART: From 6:15 – 9:30 PM, groups begin their tour in 15 minute intervals leaving the Trinity Church graveyard. Choose your time slot and arrive during that time. Sidewalk entertainers will perform while waiting for your tour to begin. The last tour will end at approximately 10:30 pm.!
LENGTH OF GHOST WALK: The tour lasts approximately 60 minutes, ending at Middle Street Park, where hot cider will be served. There will be entertainment, information, 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.
TICKETS: On October 1st, tickets will be available to purchase online and at advance ticket locations. Tickets are $12 per person, children under 5 years old are free.  In person ticket locations will be posted on Facebook. Limited tickets will also be sold the evening of event while supplies last. 
This event is sponsored by Olde Towne Portsmouth Civic League. 
Questions? Please check our FAQs.
Special THANK YOU to our Committee, Volunteers, Actors, Trinity Episcopal Church & OTBA!

Tickets are available to purchase beginning October 1. Online ticket sales close at noon on Friday, October 28. Please pre-purchase tickets.

LAST TOUR at 9:30 PM

Olde Towne Portsmouth Civic League , the City of Portsmouth, and homeowners are not responsible for any injury, theft, or issue during this event. By purchasing a ticket, you assume responsibility of the aforementioned.

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