We brought you picks for Halloween in theme parks and Las Vegas fare (activity- and entertainment- based), through Wales' most haunted castles and sites and on Ireland's Heritage Island. Now we present 10 tours throughout the United States, based on TripAdvisor's traveler feedback.
Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
This tour of 40 years claims to be "America's oldest ghost town," and we're inclined to agree. Travel through Harpers Ferry's historic "Lower Town," including Hog Alley and other sites of lingering woe. Tour tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for 8-12 year-olds, and free of charge for children age seven and under.
Park City Ghost Tours, Park City, Utah
Unknown to many, this ski destination used to be a mining town. Over the years, the ghost of "Lizzy" has been spotted at the Imperial Hotel, and miners for a bygone era have sat down at the No Name Pub, once the Alamo. Tour tickets are $16 for adults and $8 for children age 16 and under.
Hearse Ghost Tours, Savannah, Georgia
Take a ride on a hearse through Savannah, where passengers once were real corpses. Explore the town, populated by ghosts in the city's homes and cemeteries. Tour tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children age 10 and under.
Market Ghost Tour, Seattle, Washington
Deep within Seattle's Market district resides the city's first mortuary and a neglected graveyard. Get a glimpse of the spirits that haunt these ruins on the Market Ghost Tour, and photographs taken on-site have featured glowing orbs and the ghostly face of a man. Tour tickets are $15 per person.
Tombstone Ghost Tour, Tombstone, Arizona
True to its name, the Tombstone Ghost Tour brings the bloody days of yore. Enter the Wild West, where the dark streets breathe life into the clashes between cowboys and deputies. Tour tickets are $13 for adults and $9 for children age 12 and under.
Providence Ghost Tour, Providence, Rhode Island
Upon nightfall, go forth by the light of a lantern and step into the New England landscape. Based on research and historical documentation, this tour will take you to the scene of many horrendous deaths. Tour tickets are $15 in advance for adults and $10 for children age 12 or under.
Old Bisbee Ghost Tours, Bisbee, Arizona
This 125-year-old town has everything you'd expect. Through the atmospheric streets, stairways and alleys, look for Julia, a lady of the night, Nat the Miner and the Lady in White. Tour tickets are $13 for adults and $9 for children age 12 and under.
New Orleans Ghost Tour, New Orleans, Louisiana
In two hours, this walking tour will call upon the Big Easy's top spots. We like the haunted bar for its refreshment as well as its legacy. Tour tickets are $20 for adults ($17 for students and seniors), $10 for children age 7-12, and free for six year-olds and under.
Chattanooga Ghost Tours, Chattanooga, Tennesseega
Storytellers and actors take you back to the early 20th century. In Chattanooga, the ghost of Annalisa Netherly resides at the Sheraton Read House Hotel, where her husband murdered her in room 311 in the 1920s. Tour tickets are $13 for adults and $8 for children age 12 and under.
The Original Ghost Tours of Catalina, Catalina Island, California
Step into Avalon, a small village built on top of a burial ground. A local legend, the ghost of Zane Gray has been spotted along the Via Casino walkway, enjoying a cigarette until you approach - at which point he disappears, leaving a thick cloud of smoke. Tour tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children age 12 and under.