You are in for a real treat when on a Kentucky ghost tour.And that’s especially true if it is a ghost tour in Louisville.Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville Kentucky is number 20 on Haunted America Tours list of the 100 most haunted places in the world.And Old Louisville, a large historic preservation district is thought to be America’s Most Haunted Neighborhood.
This page should grow with time as I’ll add more information about the ghost tours found here.You can expect to find the length of the tour, mode of movement from place to place, reservation information, ticket price, parking information, and dates of tours.
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Here are the Kentucky ghost tours that I have found:
American Legacy Tours - Cincinnati, KY
Learn about Newport’s darker side when your cloaked guide on this candlelit tour spellbinds you with tales of “suicide, murder, and even decapitation.” This 90-minute tour also explains the secrets of the Gangster Ghosts and Bobby Mackey’s evil haunting. Tickets cost $20. Call for reservations and scheduling: (859) 951-8560.
Bardstown Ghost Trek - Bardstown, KY
Presented by a five-time winner of one of the “Top Ten Ghost Hunter Paranormal Investigators in America” this tour is sure to deliver the most thrilling and chilling scares that historic Bardstown has to offer. Tickets cost $15 per person (859) 576-5517. See website for schedule.
Cynthiana Ghost Walks - Cynthiana, KY
With over 2,000 visitors in just the last two years, this ghost tour certainly has some thrilling secrets to share. See what all the excitement is about when you take a lantern-led walk through downtown Cynthiana and discover an eerie side of the quaint town that you never knew existed. Tours run Sept-Oct and include a thirty-minute tour inside the haunted Rohs Opera House. Adults $9, children $5. Call for reservations: (859) 234-9803.
Ghost Walks of Lexington - Lexington, KY
Join Patti Starr, Certified Ghost Hunter, as she takes you on an unforgettable ghost walk around Gratz Park. Her tales will include hauntings from a murder, curse, and other macabre happenings while entertaining you with intriguing history. You will also learn a thing or two about ghost hunting so bring your camera, recorder, meter and any other device you might want to use on the walk. Rain or shine. Happens every Friday from April 21, 2017 to October 27, 2017. Runs from: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM. Admission is $15; Kids 6 and under are free. Starts at Carnegie Center at Gratz Park
Haunts of Owensboro - Owensboro, KY
Experiencing their 1 1/2 hour Walking or Creepy Carriage Tours around Historic Downtown Owensboro. Hear tales of Haunts, Hangings and Voodoo. They say this Ghost Tour is the one people are dying to take. Tours start third weekend of April.
Kentucky Ghost Tours - Lawrenceburg, KY
Home of The Lawrenceburg Ghost Walk – now entering its 4th season. Ghost Walk starts Saturday June 17th and will run through October 28. Purchase your tickets early to avoid missing out on your preferred date.
Lexington Haunted History Tour - Lexington, KY
Louisville Ghost Tours - Louisville, KY
Take a spine-tingling journey through the sinister side of downtown Louisville on this 90-minute walking tour. Your costumed guide will entrance you with the mysterious stories and supernatural activity of the Louisville you never knew existed. Tour runs April-Nov. Adults $15, children $8. Call for reservations (502) 339-5445.
Louisville Ghost Walks - , KY
Tour the most haunted and historic sites of downtown Louisville, including the Brown Hotel, the Palace Theater, the Brennan House, and more on this 90-minute leisurely jaunt through the city’s most ghost-ridden spots. Adults $15, children $10. Reservations required: (502) 689-5117. Private party tours available year round.
Louisville Historic Tours - Louisville, KY
Over the last two decades, so many stories of supernatural activity have surfaced here that Old Louisville has gained the reputation as being the spookiest neighborhood in the entire country. Wherever you go in this eye-popping neighborhood, it seems that a haunted house is not far away. Or a haunted church, a haunted street corner, or a haunted park. Offered daily at 7:30 pm, allow approximately 90 minutes for this walking tour. $20 per person. This tour is based on David Dominé’s book True Ghost Stories and Eerie Legends from America’s Most Haunted Neighborhood.
SHOCK Guided Tour of Perryville - Perryville, KY
Take The Paranormal Experience at Perryville Battlefield hosted by Spirit Hunters of Central Kentucky. SHOCK was founded in 2007 and is a paranormal research team based in Central Kentucky. SHOCK has conducted numerous seminars and paranormal searches at Perryville Battlefield to the delight of crowds from all around the United States. Park Rules and information also apply when taking a SHOCK guided tour.
The Spirits of La Grange Ghost Tour - La Grange, KY
Take advantage of a seasonal scare this October, at this 2-hour lantern-lit walking tour where you’ll hear the ghoulish tales of historic and haunted La Grange. Tour also offers opportunity for guests to participate in an actual paranormal investigation. Tour runs every Friday and Saturday through October. Tickets cost $18. Call for reservations: (502) 291-1766
Waverly Hills Sanatorium Ghost Hunts - Louisville, KY
This haunted sanatorium offers tours—but not for the faint of heart. Pick your poison—from choices including a daytime historical guided tour, or a private full-night tour, where you and your group will be the only one in the building. Except for the disembodied souls, of course. Check website for more info, as pricing varies. Or call for reservations: (502) 933-2142.
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