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: Advance reservations ($22) STRONGLY recommended, limited tickets ($25) at the door. Scroll down to get yours!

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.

Advance tickets ($22) are strongly encouraged, to give you best choice of tour times and avoid a lengthy wait at the event. Online ticket sales will close at 1 pm on each tour day, however a limited number of tickets will be available for all tours at the door on a first come, first served basis, for $25.

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