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Ghost City Tours of Philadelphia

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Explore the haunted streets of Philadelphia with Ghost City Tours

Renowned as the city's premier authority on ghosts and hauntings, Ghost City Tours offers more than just ghost tours; it is a comprehensive guide to the eerie side of Philly. Whether you're curious about haunted dining spots or looking for a ghostly place to stay, Ghost City Tours has meticulously researched articles and resources to guide your adventure into the paranormal.

With a deep understanding of Philadelphia's rich history and its shadowy corners, Ghost City Tours crafts experiences that delve into the past with a compelling narrative flair. Our expertise shines through in each Ghost Tour, designed to captivate and inform, making us the go-to for anyone looking to explore the true ghost stories and legends of the city. From the cobblestone streets of Old City to the historic landmarks that have stood the test of time, our Ghost Tours are an immersive journey through the tales that make Philadelphia uniquely haunting.

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 kids with you! The Ghosts of Philadelphia is great for guests of all ages!
  • You'll visit some of the most haunted locations in Philadelphie - where ghosts are even seen today.
  • You'll hear about the Ghosts of Philadelphia's famous residents and much more.
  • Visit some of Philadelphias's most haunted locations, including a few that were featured on TV Shows like Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures.
  • Flexible Bookings: Reschedule up to 8 hours before your Ghost Tour for any reason.
  • Additional tour times may be available.

Ghost Tours for Adults

This is Philadelphia's ONLY Adults Only Ghost Tour. Leave the kids behind and prepare 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.
  • With no children, we're free to cover mature topics with mature language - this tour is not for the squeamish!
  • We cannot emphasize enough about how disturbing some of the topics we cover are - be prepared!
  • We'll also take you to locations where darker hauntings are reported, such as demonic hauntings.
  • Flexible Bookings: Reschedule up to 8 hours before your Ghost Tour for any reason.
  • Additional tour times may be available.
One of the haunted cemeteries we visit on our Group Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours for Groups

Are you coming to Philadelphia with a large group? If you're looking for something fun for everyone to do, consider taking a Ghost Tour with Ghost City Tours. It is the spookiest way to spend an evening!

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 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 Tours in Philadelphia?

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

Ghost City Tours of Philadelphia offers the highest-rated and most unique Ghost Tours on the island. With other tour companies, you get the 'Ghost Tour' seen time and time again. Ghost City Tours has gone above and beyond, crafting special Ghost Tours that are unlike anything else you can find on Philadelphia.

Our Guest Services

Ghost City Tours in Philadelphia operates a complete Guest Services office, open from 7AM-11:30PM, 7 days a week.

Exceptional Quality

No matter which City you're visiting, 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 in Philadelphia

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.