Like a family of raccoons, ghosts skulk quietly through dark places and are nearly impossible to stop from rummaging through your trash. Catch them in the act with this Groupon.
$15 for a Ghosts of Albany Tour for One ($30 Value)
During 90-minute tours, groups of about 20–25 follow guides who share supernatural stories, historical facts, and Albany trivia. The tour kicks off from the City Beer Hall and covers nearly 1 mile. Click here for the tour schedule; tours generally take place on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.
Ghosts of Albany
The guides of Ghosts of Albany blend the natural and supernatural realms together in hair-raising tours of the city’s haunted habitats. Tour guides regale guests with paranormal tales of the city’s past and present. During 90-minute jaunts, tour-takers set out to discover the spirits of such figures as Teddy Roosevelt and former mayor Erastus Corning 2nd, while ignoring Alexander Hamilton’s pleas that he’s important too. With a blend of supernatural lore and historical fact, tours edify and entertain guests of all ages.
Ghosts of New York
New York City has plenty of ghost stories carved right into its concrete bones, and the guides at Ghosts of New York want to share them all. They offer 14 different year-round tours, ranging from tracing the steps of historic figures such as George Washington, to searching out the film locations where movies spirits came to un-life. They even lead phantom pub crawls in the East and West Village, touring establishments where customers have spotted the horrifying specters of empty pint glasses.