11 Scariest Ghost Tours in the U.S.

10) New York, New York

With over 400 years of history under its belt, there is little doubt that the island of Manhattan has a long and storied haunted history. From the Revolutionary war to the horrors of recent terrorist attacks, pick any area of this world famous super city and there is more than likely a ghost story there. From Mafia wars to union workers that perished building its bridges and landmark skyline, restless spirits abound here. Amateur ghost hunters can sign up for a two-hour paranormal investigation at the Haunted Van Alen Mansion. It’s hosted by the New York Adventure Club and Bronx Paranormal Society founder Douglas McMillan. You’ll get a one-night course in paranormal investigation. Plus, you’ll learn about actual ghost hunting equipment as you tour the haunted ballroom, followed by a Q&A session with Mr. McMillan.