The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour

DISCOVER THE DARK SIDE OF WASHINGTON D.C.

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The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour: Overview

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Ages 16+ only: 34.99
9 pm | 90-Minutes Ages 16+ Only Pet-Friendly

Washington D.C.'s ONLY Adults-only Ghost Tour


The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour is a thought-provoking Ghost Tour that explores early-Washington D.C.'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 Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour contains mature themes and language.


All of our tours are walking tours.

Starting Time

Nightly: 9 pm | A 90-Minute Tour

Adults-Only Ghost Tour

The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour is for those guests ages 16 years of age or older

Pet Policy

This is a pet-friendly Ghost Tour

Alcohol Policy

Alcoholic drinks are not allowed on this tour

Tickets

Ages 16+: $34.99

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The Ford’s Theatre, one of the stops on our Washington D.C. Ghost Tours
Get to know Ford’s Theatre

As one of the oldest stage theatres in the nation, Ford’s Theatre is as illustrious as it is iconic. It's hosted politicians, presidents, and public officials.

Yet, the eeriest inhabitant of Ford’s Theatre is an all-American poltergeist. This legendary specter materializes in the presidential box, prowling the site of his former assassination.

Read about the Ford’s Theatre

Why should you choose our The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour?

The Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour is our Adults-Only Tour in Washington D.C. It's also the most unique. We use Washington D.C.'s haunted locations to tell the fascinating stories of our nation's leaders and the hauntings that they created. 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 Washington D.C. 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 Washington D.C.'s most haunted locations

If you're planning a trip to Washington D.C., 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 Washington D.C. Many people like visiting these haunted places during the daytime, then come back at night to take a Ghost Tour with us.

Check out Washington D.C.'s most haunted places

There’s a reason locals call this place “Tragedy Square.” Once a graveyard, slave market, and encampment for soldiers during the War of 1812, this seven-acre park is a paranormal hotspot.

Lafayette Square Park

Don’t let the arcadian atmosphere fool you, there’s something wicked in President’s Park.

Read more about the Haunted Lafayette Square Park
Locked doors unlock on their own; radios turn on and off again. Objects are moved by unseen hands.

The Hay-Adams Hotel

Locked doors unlock on their own; radios turn on and off again. Objects are moved by unseen hands. Visitors encounter mysterious orbs, full-bodied apparitions, and cold spots. Those sensitive to residual energies even claim to hear a woman’s low, mournful wails.

Learn more about the Haunted Hay-Adams Hotel
Covering four blocks of Washington’s former Red Light District, City Hall is riddled with poltergeists.

The U.S. Capitol Building

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

Read more about the Haunted U.S. Capitol Building
One of the haunted cemeteries we visit on our Group Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours for Groups

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

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 Dark Nights in D.C. Ghost Tour start?

Starting Location

The Dark Nights in D.C. Tour starts at 1799 New York Avenue NW, in front of the Octagon Museum.

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 Washington D.C. 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 Washington D.C. Tour
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