Ghost City Tours in Philadelphia

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Explore the haunted streets of Philadelphia with Ghost City Tours

Once the Nation's capital, the city of Philadelphia has seen everything from the Colonial Era to modern day. Deadly epidemics, crime, and disaster have made Philadelphia one of the most haunted cities in America.

While we may be one of the newer Ghost Tour companies in Philadelphia, Ghost City Tours is well established, with over 200,000 people joining our tours annually. If you're looking for a fun way to spend an evening in Philadelphia, join us for a Ghost Tour!

Family Ghost Tours

Our Family Ghost Tour takes you on a journey to meet the ghosts of Philadelphia. You'll visit haunted buildings, historic cemeteries, and much more on this Ghost Tour.

Family-friendly ghost tour for kids in Philadelphia.
Nightly at 8 pm

The Ghosts of Philadelphia Tour


  • Bring your little ones with you! This Ghost Tour is perfect for the entire family
  • This Ghost Tour is perfect for guests of all-ages, including families and children
  • This tour is also great for history buffs, as we spent a lot of time making sure this is a Historically Accurate Ghost Tour
  • Reschedule your tour for free if your plans change

Ghost Tours for Adults

This is Philadelphia's ONLY Adults-Only Ghost Tour - so leave the kids behind and be prepared for a dark and macabre tour.

Adults-only Ghost Tour in Philadelphia
Nightly at 9 pm

The Founding Phantoms Ghost Tour


  • This Ghost Tour is Philadelphia's ONLY Ghost Tour for Adults
  • You won't have to worry about someone else's children crying or making a scene
  • This is one seriously spooky ghost tour! Since the kids are safe in the Hotel, no topic or theme is off limits
  • You'll visit some of Philadelphia's haunted locations which are associated with dark or aggressive ghosts
  • Reschedule your tour for free if your plans change
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.

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Get to know Philadelphia's most haunted locations

If you're planning a trip to Philadelphia, there is a good chance that you're 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

The Eastern State Penitentiary sits in the middle of Philadelphia's Fairmount neighborhood.

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.

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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.

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The only thing scarier than politician is their poltergeist.

The Haunted Fort Mifflin

Discover who haunts this historic battlefield

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

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The highest quality tour company

Why should you choose Ghost City?

Ghost City began operating tours in 2012, and before long, we became the Best Ghost Tour Company in the Country - and then the World! Our dedication to quality and authenticity has not only set us apart from the rest but made us the leader in the industry.

Our Guest Services

Ghost City Tours in Philadelphia operate a complete Guest Services office, open from 9 am - midnight, 7 days a week.

Exceptional Quality

No matter which City you're visiting, even Philadelphia, Ghost City's reputation as a 5-Star Tour Company is established.

Military Discounts

We employ and support Veterans - We thank you for your service and are proud to offer you a discount!

We stand by our Tours

In the VERY rare circumstances where someone isn't 100% satisfied we'll do what we need to do to make it right.

The BEST Tour Guides

The best Tour Guides in Philadelphia want to work with Ghost City. You won't find better tour guides in any of our cities.

Paranormal Enthusiasts

We're not just a Ghost Tour company - we're a team of people who love ghost hunting and exploring the paranormal.

Booking tickets for your Ghost Tour

You can purchase your tickets online, or by phone. In either case you'll receive your tickets immediately via email. You must purchase tickets in advance.