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Downtown Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks

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Date:
October 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/downtown-wilkes-barre-ghost-walks-tickets-123044570623

Venue

Bishop Memorial Library
49 South Franklin Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 United States
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Phone:
5708236244
Ghost Walks
They’re back! After a one year hiatus, the Downton Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks have returned!
 
The Luzerne County Historical Society is proud to announce that our Annual Downtown Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks will be returning again this year! The popular tours will run October 23rd and 24th 2020. Come join us for a walking tour of the downtown historic district and learn about totally true ghosts, murders, and hidden graveyards, all right here in the Diamond City! Stops include: Public Square, the site of the former Sterling Hotel, River Street, and the only known place where Romans walked, right here in Wilkes-Barre. Come join the Society’s own Dr. William V. Lewis has he takes you on a trip through the darker side of the city, from the mid-1700s, right through the 20th century.
All tours start in front of St. Stephen’s Church on South Franklin Street at 7:00pm and last approximately 2 hours. Tours set off every 15 minutes. There will be 8 tours per night. Cost is $10 per person.
 
Due to COVID-19, tours are limited to the first 21 reservations ONLY. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR. Masks will be required at all times. The only way to purchase tickets is at the link below. Hurry, once they’re gone, they’re gone!