11 Scariest Ghost Tours in the U.S.

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3) Washington D.C.

Paranormal activity abounds in our nation’s capital, which has a long and violent history of conspiracies, assassinations, and other sordid goings-on. How could there NOT be tortured and angry spirits bound there by the tragic events that led to their untimely demise. DC Ghost tours, staffed with professional and knowledgeable tours guides, will give you a deeper perspective of our capitols history and the ghosts that haunt it. There are several tours to choose from, the most popular of which is “The Ghosts of Lafayette Park” also known by the nickname “Tragedy Square”. There are also many walking tours such as Ghosts of Georgetown, Haunted Georgetown & Dark Side of Dupont and Embassy Row Walking Tours. Once more into the night, seasoned guides will present an historically accurate account of the local ghostly legends.