Ghost Walk


Our Halloween-season walking tour highlighting macabre events, personalities, and places in Rochester’s history returns for its 27th season.

Date: Friday and Saturday night October 20 and 21st.

Time: First tour starts at 6:30 pm, last tour at 8:30 pm (tours are about 1 hour in length).

Tickets: Tickets are sold out.  You must have tickets to attend, they will not be available at the door.

Location/Starting Place:  Incarnate Word Lutheran Church (597 East Avenue at the corner of Goodman Street)

Please note that Ghost Walk is recommended for children 8 and up.

The Landmark Society’s Ghost Walk is a nighttime guided walking tour. Follow lantern-bearing guides down the dark streets of a historic neighborhood, and encounter ghosts from Rochester’s past – each with a true history gory event to relate!

All tours start at the Lutheran Church of the Incarnate Word at the corner of East Avenue and Goodman Street. The tour is about an hour, with groups leaving every fifteen minutes between 6:30 PM and 8:30 PM on Friday, October 20th and Saturday, October 21st.

Due to the excitement over this event’s return, tickets are SOLD OUT as of October 17th. You must have advance tickets to attend this event, unfortunately tickets will no longer be available at the door.

All sales are final, with no refunds or tour time exchanges. Tour will proceed regardless or weather, “rain or shine”.

Bringing a group of 10 or more? Inquire about group reservations at