The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour

Join us on a journey through the dark side of Philadelphia

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The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour: Overview

Ages 16+ only: 29.99
9 pm | 90-Minutes Ages 16+ Only Pet-Friendly

Philadelphia's ONLY Adults-only Ghost Tour


The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour is a thought-provoking Ghost Tour that explores early-Philadelphia's dark and macabre haunted history.


Get to know the darker side of human nature - you might even leave the tour questioning your own being


The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour contains mature themes and language.

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The Haunted Washington Square, one of the stops on our Philadelphia Ghost Tours
Get to know Philadelphia’s Haunted Washington Square

Part of the original five squares established by Pennsylvania founder William Penn, Washington Square is a lush haven in a bustling city. Discover the phantoms of this public park.

Read about the Haunted Washington Square

Why should you choose our The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour?

The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour is our Adults-Only Tour in Philadelphia. It's also the most unique. We use Philadelphia's haunted locations to tell the lesser-known stories of our Founding Fathers and the hauntings tied to them. If you're looking for an amazing, through-provoking Ghost Tour, this is the tour for you.

In addition, Ghost City Tours is an amazing company to do business with. We're very flexible and the only tour company in Philadelphia to provide true 24/7 customer support.

We offer Free Reschedules and Free Refunds for up to 48 hours before your tour

Our Walking Tours were doing Social Distancing before it become the thing to do - they're very very safe

You and your family are going to have a great time on the tour - or we'll give you your money back

In every city we operate in, Ghost City Tours is the highest rated Ghost Tour Company

We provide 24/7 Customer Support by Phone, Email, and Chat - we're always there for you

Get to know Philadelphia's most haunted locations

If you're planning a trip to Philadelphia, there is a good chance that youre interested in the many haunted houses, cemeteries, and other locations in town. If that sounds like you, you're in luck!

Below, you'll find a list of some of our favorite haunted and spooky locations in and around Philadelphia. Many people like visiting these haunted places during the daytime, then come back at night to take a Ghost Tour with us.

Check out Philadelphia's most haunted places

Book a stay at the Driskill Hotel and see why many people think it is the most haunted hotel.

The Haunted Eastern State Penitentiary

The Eastern State Penitentiary sits in the middle of Philadelphia's Fairmount neighborhood. The decaying castle-like structure is one of America’s most notorious prisons and considered the most haunted site in Pennsylvania.

Read more about Eastern State Penitentiary
Thousands of tourists flock to Elfreth’s Alley every year to learn about the history of the Nation’s first residential street.

The Haunted Elfreth’s Alley

Thousands of tourists flock to Elfreth’s Alley every year to learn about the history of the Nation’s first residential street. Among the history buffs, you’ll find ghost hunters.

Learn more about Elfreth’s Alley
The only thing scarier than a politician is their poltergeist.

The Haunted Fort Mifflin

Commissioned in 1771, Philadelphia’s Fort Mifflin is considered one of the most terrifying places in America.

Read more about Fort Mifflin
One of the haunted cemeteries we visit on our Group Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours for Groups

Bring your group on a ghost tour of Philadelphia with Ghost City Tours. Whether you have a group of 12 or 312, Ghost City Tours offers the best group ghost tours in Philadelphia.

We offer a Group Discount of 15% for groups of 12 or more.

For Groups of 30 or more we even offer payment plans if you book your Ghost Tour far enough in advance.

Learn more about our Group Ghost Tours

Where does The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour start?

Starting Location

The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour starts at 210 West Washington Square.

If you need directions, or get lost, you have a map in your Ticket Confirmation email. You can also call our office at 855-999-9026 and we'll get you to the right place!

Parking

If you've been to Philadelphia before, you know parking can be very hard to find. If you haven't been, you'll find that out. We recommend that you grab an Uber, or pedicab to meet us. It'll save you a big hassle of trying to find parking.

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One of the spooky, haunted locations you'll visit on the The Ghosts of Philadelphia Tour
Nightly at 8 pm

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