Ohio’s Ghostly Side

Ghost Tours, Paranormal Investigations, Bigfoot Events, and Haunted Places.

Looking for things that go “bump” in the night? Love to the explore the paranormal? Just not sure who to call when you see ghost? Feel like touring a haunted house? Want to go on a Big Foot hunt expedition or just learn more? Then you have come to the right place. We have listed below upcoming ghostly events, haunted houses, paranormal sites and a listing of a few places we have been told just may be haunted.

 

Anchorage Mansion - Marietta Ohio
Anchorage Mansion – Marietta OH | Photo: D. Rock
GHOST AND WALKING TOURS

COLUMBUS GHOST TOURS 
Tele: 888-876-5155
columbusghosttours.com

Erie Harbor Ghost Walk
Erie Harbor Ghost Walk – Ashtabula (Photo credit Ashtabula County VCB)

ERIE HARBOR GHOST TOUR WALK
On this walking tour you will visit the historic streets of Ashtabula Harbor and hear tales of brothels, mysterious residents, departed sailors and more.
For more information visit eerieharbor.com
440.228.8458
Starting point is at the Habor Perk on Bridge Street.


HAUNTED CINCINNATTI TOURS 
Tele: 844-757-5657
cincinnatighosts.com


HIDDEN MARIETTA
Address: Inside the Anchorage at 424 George St., Marietta, OH 45750
Tele: 740-538-8996 | hiddenmarietta.com

Hidden Marietta Tour brings you the hidden, the shocking and the spooky side of Marietta’s history! Join us for walking tours, ghost hunts and many other exciting events throughout the year. Visit our Curiosity Shop in the historic Anchorage Mansion and learn about our programs and shop for creepy and cryptid-themed gifts!

(Page Banner photo: Hidden Marietta Harmar Walking Tour.)

I had the pleasure of taking one of their tours.  Our guide shared various haunting tales as we walked along the streets of Marietta.  An area history lesson combined with haunting tales makes for a fun ghostly night.


Ghost events in Ohio.


GHOST TOURS, BIG FOOT EVENTS AND MORE.

As fall starts to take it’s grip on Ohio, so do the ghosts. At least it seems that way. Every October Ohio’s ghost haunting season begins. Haunted ghost walks and hunts, tales of tragic events, “real” haunted houses are searched for paranormal activity, ghost busting tours of some of Ohio’s most haunted places and more. Are you ready to explore Ohio’s spookier side?

Bring your flashlight and camera for these ghost and tale walks!

SEPTEMBER

LANTERN TOURS 
Lake History Center
Date: September 22, October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.

THE WORLD’S LARGEST GHOST HUNT
Stark County – NEOH
Dates: Saturday September 24, 2022
Time: DOORS OPEN: 3:00 PM
INVESTIGATION: 3:30-7:30PM
Location: Canton Palace Theatre 605 Market Avenue North Canton OH 44702 330-454-8172
Admission: $30 PP
Tickets

Description: Join the volunteers of Team SPECTRE LLC in a guided ghost hunt of the historic Canton Palace Theatre on the World’s Largest Ghost Hunt Day. Team SPECTRE will be your coaches for the afternoon to early evening exploration. SPECTRE works with all levels of experience from the “have never done this” to experienced ghost hunters. The Canton Palace welcomes teens with an adult parent/guardian, so bring the whole family and ghost hunt together. Join us for this early ghost hunt and see what spirits you might encounter. Will it be dark enough? Absolutely!

Contact info and/or website: cantonpalacetheatre.org
your ghost guides: www.teamspectreonline.com

THE WORLD’S LARGEST GHOST HUNT
Stark County – NEOH
Dates: Saturday September 24, 2022 to Sunday morning September 25
Time: DOORS OPEN: 3:00 PM
INVESTIGATION: 9:30PM-1:30AM
Location: Canton Palace Theatre 605 Market Avenue North Canton OH 44702 330-454-8172
Admission: $40 PP
Tickets

Description: Join the volunteers of Team SPECTRE LLC in a guided ghost hunt of the historic Canton Palace Theatre on the World’s Largest Ghost Hunt Day. Team SPECTRE will be your coaches for the evening exploration. SPECTRE works with all levels of experience from the “have never done this” to experienced ghost hunters. Join us for this evening ghost hunt and see what spirits you might encounter.
Contact info and/or website: cantonpalacetheatre.org
your ghost guides: www.teamspectreonline.com


THE OLD B&O FUNDRAISER
Dates: September 24th and 25th
Time: 10AM-5PM with special VIP hours in the evening
Location: The B&O Roundhouse in Cleveland Ohio
Admission: $20 general admission, children $10, Under 5 free, Special VIP prices for evening activities

Description: Family friendly kick off to Halloween at the B&O Roundhouse. This is a fundraising ParaCon with child appropriate vendors, speakers, tours of the trains, and celebrities. All adult spooky activities are in the evening with a ghost hunt, documentary screening and acoustic concert by a Travel Channel star.

Contact info and/or website: www.2RealmParanormalResearch.com

OCTOBER 

HAUNTED TRAIL AT TAPPAN LAKE PARK
Dates: October 1-2, 2022
Times: 7pm-11pm
Location: Tappan Lake Park –
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District
84000 Mallernee Rd., Deerville, OH
website

Are you brave enough to make it through this frightful hike through the woods?!

$10 per person, payable at the event. Registration will be at the beach area 7-11pm. Trail is over 1/2 mile long starting with a wagon ride to the start of the trail. Be prepared with hiking shoes or sneakers. All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Waivers required – Save time and download the waiver online to bring with you! Waivers will be available onsite, but will take longer to register. Click here to download and print waiver. Rain dates will be October 8 & 9.

 

LANTERN TOURS 
Lake History Center
Date: October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.

WALKING TOURS OF THE HISTORIC ATHENS ASYLUM
Dates/times: October 8th – 2pm | October 29th – 2pm | October 30th – 1pm and 5pm
Location: Meet in front of the Kennedy Museum of Art
100 Ridges Cir, Athens, OH 45701
athenshistory.org/asylum-tours

Two hour outdoor walking tours.

Call SOHC at 740-592-2280 ext.100 to reserve your spot. Space will be limited.

GRAVEYARD TOUR OF MENTOR MUNICIPAL CEMETERY
Lake County – NEOH
Lake History Center
Date: October 8, 2022
Tours start at 5PM
Location: 7881 Hopkins Road, Mentor, OH 44060
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

This 60-acre cemetery was established in 1856. Visit the final resting places of notables buried here. Tours start at 5 PM. Tickets: $20 Members $25 non-members.

LANTERN TOURS
Lake County – NEOH
Lake History Center
Date: October 13, 20, 27, November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.


15TH ANNUAL KENT GHOST WALK
Ghosts in the Garden
Portage County – NEOH
Dates: October 14-15, 2022
Time:
Location: Wolcott Lilac Gardens
450 W. Main St., Kent, OH 44240
Facebook page |  kentstage.org
Ghost stories, folklore and a trip into the house to hear more stories in the library!!
Part of your ticket cost will be a donation to the garden.


Warren Ghost Walk
Trumbull County – NEOH
Dates: October 14, 15, 21-22, 2022
Tours leave 6pm=10pm
Parking and Ghost Walk located at First Presbyterian Church of Warren – 256 Mahoning Ave, Warren, OH
Additional details and ticket information to be posted.

Ghost Walk is a historic walking tour which begins each night at 6:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave., N.W. Guided tours leave every 15 minutes from the church parking lot and will include stops along Warren’s historic Millionaire’s Row, where actors will portray the restless spirits of people who once lived in Trumbull County. The last tour departs the church parking lot at 9 p.m.

Cookies and refreshments will be offered as upon your return to the church.

 


GHOST TOURS OF THE REEVES MUSEUM
Tuscarawas County NEOH
Dates: October 14-15, 2022
Tours start every half hour. 7pm-10pm
Location: J.E. Reeves Victorian Home & Carriage House Museum
325 East Iron Avenue, Dover, OH 44622
330.343.7040 or 800.815.2794
doverhistory.org

Admission: $13 per person

Hear stories of the strange occurrences that have taken place in the Reeves Museum and Victorian superstitions while traveling with a guide through the dimly lit home.

Please call 330-343-7040 for reservations.


Tales of Terror Walking Tours
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TALES OF TERROR – Walking Tour
Cuyahoga County NEOH
Dates: October 15-31, 2022
Location: Downtown Cleveland, OH
toursofcleveland.com

The Tales of Terror guided walking tour highlights seven stories that deal with the death of 312 souls here in Cleveland in some of Cleveland’s most horrific and tragic events. From fires & explosions, to a serial killer, to accidents, terror, mayhem and death abound! This is not a “ghost story” tour and not recommended for young children.

Tours are 1.5 hours in length and are offered October 15 – 31. Tours begin in Public Square and end just off the Mall. Tours are rain or shine. Reservations required. Book, if you dare, at www.toursofcleveland.com

 


LANTERN TOURS
Lake County
Lake History Center
Date: October 20, 27, November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.


THE CASTLE presents GHOST TOURS
Washington County
Date; October 21-22 & 28, 2022
Time:  7pm-8:45 pm
Location: The Castle, 418 4th St., Marietta, OH 45750

Tours begin every 15 minutes and last approximately 45 minutes.
Limit of 10 per group. (Recommended ages 8 and up.)

If attending The Castle’s Ghost Tours please note…
While Halloween costumes are permitted, we ask that costumes not be obstructive, inflatable, illuminated, or otherwise distracting to guests.
No costume items, bags (aside from small handbags or purses), or backpacks will be permitted on the tour. These items can be checked at the sign-in counter.

Learn more at mariettacastle.org/events/.

 


Garrison Ghost Walk

GARRISON GHOST WALK
Wood County – NWOH
Date: October 21-22, 2022
Doors open at 6:30 PM – Arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your tour time. Tours leave promptly every 15 minutes. Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes.
Location: Fort Meigs 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg, OH 43551
website

Advanced tickets are required.  No tickets sold at the door.
The 8:45pm and 9:00pm tours are reserved for Adults 18+ & Seniors, 60+.

Each summer during Fort Meigs’ living history encampments, strange lights and sounds, along with the appearance of soldiers long dead have been reported by staff, volunteers, and visiting re-enactors. These phenomenal occurrences have never been accounted for or explained…

Guided by lantern light, experience ghostly tales around campfires within the walls of this historic fortification.

WALK IN THE HOLLOW
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022
Times: Walks occur between 7pm & 9pm
Location: The Chippewa Township Nature Preserve
17500 Galehosue Road, Doylestown, OH
(Access from Hametown Road only.)
Facebook page

Listen to spine-chilling and hair-raising legends around a crackling and glowing bonefire. Walk the “haunted trails” – if you dare! Visit the Chidesfer Mill and Museum to view recently updated exhibits.
Cost: $10 per person, includes admission & light refreshments. Kids 5 & under are FREE.
If canceled due to inclement weather the rain date is: Saturday, October 29, 2022.


LANTERN TOURS
Lake County – NEOH
Lake History Center
Date: October 27, November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.


SPIRITS OF THE PALACE GHOST HUNT
Stark County – NEOH
Dates: Friday, October 28, 2022
Time: DOORS OPEN: 10:00 PM
INVESTIGATION: 10:30 PM-2AM
Location: Canton Palace Theatre 605 Market Avenue North Canton OH 44702
330-454-8172 Admission: $40 PP
Tickets

Description: Join the volunteers of Team SPECTRE LLC in a guided ghost hunt of the historic Canton Palace Theatre. Team SPECTRE will be your coaches for the evening exploration. SPECTRE works with all levels of experience from the “have never done this” to experienced ghost hunters. Join us for this evening ghost hunt and see what spirits you might encounter.

Contact info and/or website: cantonpalacetheatre.org
your ghost guides: www.teamspectreonline.com


Garrison Ghost Walk

GARRISON GHOST WALK
Wood County – NWOH
Date: October 28-29, 2022
Doors open at 6:30 PM – Arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your tour time. Tours leave promptly every 15 minutes. Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes.
Location: Fort Meigs 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg, OH 43551
website

Advanced tickets are required.  No tickets sold at the door.
The 8:45pm and 9:00pm tours are reserved for Adults 18+ & Seniors, 60+.

Each summer during Fort Meigs’ living history encampments, strange lights and sounds, along with the appearance of soldiers long dead have been reported by staff, volunteers, and visiting re-enactors. These phenomenal occurrences have never been accounted for or explained…

Guided by lantern light, experience ghostly tales around campfires within the walls of this historic fortification.


WALKING TOURS OF THE HISTORIC ATHENS ASYLUM
Athens County – SE OH
Dates/times: October 29th – 2pm | October 30th – 1pm and 5pm
Location: Meet in front of the Kennedy Museum of Art
100 Ridges Cir, Athens, OH 45701
athenshistory.org/asylum-tours

Two hour outdoor walking tours.

Call SOHC at 740-592-2280 ext.100 to reserve your spot. Space will be limited.

 

CEMETERY WALK
Date: October 29, 2022
Time: 3pm-5pm
Location: Pine Street Cemetery
Gallipolis, Ohio
Learn more. 

Free program.

This is an experience that is for everyone, young and old, to explore the history of Gallipolis by experiencing the historic Pine Street Cemetery. “Living historians” in period dress will guide visitors through a unique experience as they encounter the Founders of Gallipolis, Revolutionary War Soldiers, the sweetheart of Napoleon Bonaparte, Union, and Confederate Soldiers, and many other interesting characters who played a significant role in the formation of Gallipolis and the development of our country.


 

HAUNTED MILL? in the Dark of the Night
Mahoning County – NEOH
Dates: October 29, 2022 and November 5, 2022
Time: 9pm-10pm| 11pm-Midnight
Location: Mill Creek Park: Lanterman’s Mill
1001 Canfield Rd., Youngstown, OH
Reservations

Is Lanterman’s Mill haunted? Join local paranormal groups to investigate the mill in the dark of night and decide for yourself. Lanterns will guide your path during the one hour visit. Adults only; 18 and up. Space limited. Registration required. Register/pay by 10/27, online or call 330.740.7116. $10 R; $12 NR
Saturday, October 29, 9-10 pm
Mill Creek Park: Lanterman’s Mill


SPIRITS OF THE PALACE GHOST HUNT
Stark County – NEOH
Dates: Friday, October 29, 2022
Time: DOORS OPEN: 10:00 PM
INVESTIGATION: 10:30 PM-2AM
Location: Canton Palace Theatre 605 Market Avenue North Canton OH 44702
330-454-8172
Admission: $40 PP
Tickets

Description: Join the volunteers of Team SPECTRE LLC in a guided ghost hunt of the historic Canton Palace Theatre. Team SPECTRE will be your coaches for the evening exploration. SPECTRE works with all levels of experience from the “have never done this” to experienced ghost hunters. Join us for this evening ghost hunt and see what spirits you might encounter. Come early and watch the silent film Nosferatu on the big screen to set the mood for your ghost hunt!

Contact info and/or website: cantonpalacetheatre.org
your ghost guides: www.teamspectreonline.com


HAUNTED LAFAYETTE WEEKEND 
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Date: October 29, 2022
Time: 6pm-9pm
Location: Historic Lafayette Hotel
Marietta, OH
740.373.5522 | lafayettehotel.com


WALKING TOURS OF THE HISTORIC ATHENS ASYLUM
Athens County – SEOH
Dates/times: October 30th – 1pm and 5pm
Location: Meet in front of the Kennedy Museum of Art
100 Ridges Cir, Athens, OH 45701
athenshistory.org/asylum-tours

Two hour outdoor walking tours.

Call SOHC at 740-592-2280 ext.100 to reserve your spot. Space will be limited.

 


HAUNTED MILL in the Dark of the Night
Mahoning County NEOH
Dates: November 5, 2022
Time: 9pm-10pm| 11pm-Midnight
Location: Mill Creek Park: Lanterman’s Mill
1001 Canfield Rd., Youngstown, OH
Reservations

Is Lanterman’s Mill haunted? Join local paranormal groups to investigate the mill in the dark of night and decide for yourself. Lanterns will guide your path during the one hour visit. Adults only; 18 and up. Space limited. Registration required. Register/pay by 10/27, online or call 330.740.7116. $10 R; $12 NR
Saturday, October 29, 9-10 pm
Mill Creek Park: Lanterman’s Mill


LANTERN TOURS
Lake County NEOH
Lake History Center
Date: November 10, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org

Is the Lake County History Center really haunted? Find out as you take an after hours tour.

Do ghosts and spirits really haunt the former Lake County Poorhouse? Enjoy an evening full of spooky tensions and eerie tales. Explore the rooms and passages of the old building after DARK. During our haunted evening tour you’ll hear stories of unbelievable historically documented events that have taken place here.

The exclusive lantern-lit tour is only open to 20 participants each evening. This event is not suitable for children.


THE OHIO BIGFOOT CONFERENCE
Date: May 6, 2023
Location: Salt Fork Lodge
Cambridge, Ohio

Additional details can be found on their Facebook page.

 





 


Franklin Castle - Cleveland

 


OHIO’S HAUNTED LOCATIONS

So we have been told?

Bellaire House

THE BELLAIRE HOUSE 
1699 Belmont Street, Bellaire, OH 43906
740-579-1841 | bellairehousetours.com

According to their website, this houses hauntings are up there with the Amityville and Rampart Street Murder Houses.  Some consider it the most haunted house in America.

If you are brave enough and want to spend time in this home, you may want to do so with a few of your closer friends. Information can be found here.


BUXTON INN
Licking County – SEOH
Location: 313 East Broadway Street, Granville, Ohio 43023
740.587.001 | buxtoninn.com


CANTON PALACE THEATRE 
605 Market Ave., N. Canton, OH 44702
330.454.8172 | cantonpalacetheatre.org

They say ghosts can be seen on the balcony and roaming other areas of the theatre. Throughout the year ghost hunts are held at the theatre.  Check their website for any upcoming events.


CHESTNUT GROVE
Ashtabula County – NEOH
Location: Chestnut Grove Cemetery
79 Grove Dr., Ashtabula, OH 44004

Cemetery where the victims of the Great Bridge Disaster are buried.


Gray's Armory, Cleveland | Photo credit: Diane Rock, MyOhioFun.com
Gray’s Armory, Cleveland | Photo credit: Diane Rock,

CLEVELAND GRAYS ARMORY  MUSEUM
Cuyahoga County  – NEOH
Location: 1234 Bolivar Rd, Cleveland, OH 44115
216 621-5938 | Facebook page

“Per visitors and staff at the Armory have claimed to hear footsteps when no one was present as well as seeing Civil War era apparitions.”


FRANKLIN CASTLE 
Cuyahoga County – NEOH
Location: 4308 Franklin Blvd.,, Cleveland, OH
This property is currently a private residence.

Considered by some to be the most haunted house in Cleveland, this privately owned property is not open to the public. Whether haunted or note, the home from the outside will make you believe.


The Lafayette
The Lafayette Marietta | Photo credit: Diane Rock | MyOhioFun.com

THE LAFAYETTE HOTEL 
101 Front Street, Marietta, OH 45750
800.331.9336 | lafayettehotel.com

Stories include: A Mr. Hoag is said to frequent the 3rd floor.  Spirits are said to roam the halls.

I stayed on the 5th floor and the light bulb in my room was acting really suspicious. Like still on when the switch was off?  Just saying.


 

LAKE COUNTY HISTORY CENTER 
Location: 415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH 44077
440.639.2945 | lakehistorycenter.org


Landoll's Mohican Castle

LANDOLL’S MOHICAN CASTLE
Ashland County – NEOH
Location: 561 Township Road 3352, Loudonville, Ohio 44842
Tele: 419.994.3427 | website


THE LICKING COUNTY HISTORIC JAIL
Licking County – SEOH
46 S. Third St., Newark, Ohio 43058
(740) 345-Jail (5245)
lcjail.org

Malabar Farm State Park

MALABAR FARM STATE PARK
Richland County – NEOH
Location: 4050 Bromfield Rd, Lucas, Ohio 44843
419.892.2784 |malabarfarm.org

Ghostly sightings have been reported by workers and visitors of the historic farm. Tales of flickering lights and appearances by Mr. Bromfield in the big house intrigue paranormal investigators.
(photo courtesy of Mansfield & Richland County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau)


OSR_night_photo_credit_Scott_Sukel_web.jpg
Ohio State Reformatory Night | Photo credit Scott Sukel

THE OHIO STATE REFORMATORY
Richland County – NEOH
Location: 100 Reformatory Rd., Mansfield, OH 44905
419.522.2644 | mrps.org

What can we say. Haunted! Public & private ghost tours are available. And for those really into tracking the paranormal the Reformatory also hosts overnight events. Please visit their website for event information.

I would also like to let you know that Mansfield Ohio is considered to be the Haunted Capital of Ohio. To learn more click here.


PERKINS STONE MANSION
Summit County – NEOH
The Summit County Historical Society
Location: 550 Copley Road, Akron, Ohio 44320
Tele: 330.535.1120 | summithistory.org


Punderson Manor

PUNDERSON MANOR LODGE
Location: 11755 Kinsman Road, Newbury, Ohio 44065-9684
440-564-9144| 800-282-7275
pundersonmaro.com

Stories include: coldness in hallways, fires going out, children laughing, tugs on bedding, and for those who really want exposure, supposedly the Windsor Suite has active paranormal.


Sandusky County Historical Jail

SANDUSKY COUNTY HISTORIC JAIL & DUNGEONS, HISTORICAL TOURS
Sandusky County -NWOH
Location: 622 Croghan Street, Fremont, Ohio 43420
sanduskycounty.org.

(photo courtesy of Sandusky County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau)



PAST EVENTS

WALK INTO HISTORY 
Dates: September 8-10, 2022
Time: 7pm-9pm
Location: Medina’s Historic Square, Medina OH
website

Tours begin at the Medina County Administration Building, 144 N. Broadway St., Medina, OH from the parking lot at the rear of the building. Tours will leave from the starting point every 10 minutes.

Walk into history for a fun evening of stories about early pioneers and events from Medina’s past with a guided tour around Medina’s Historic Square.

A special DINE WITH SPIRITS takes place, Sunday, September 11th at 4pm.
Location: Miss Molly’s Tea Room, Medina, OH
Cost: 29.95 per person. Call 330-725-6830 for reservations.


WALKING TOURS OF THE HISTORIC ATHENS ASYLUM
Dates/times: September 10, October 8th – 2pm | October 29th – 2pm | October 30th – 1pm and 5pm
Location: Meet in front of the Kennedy Museum of Art
100 Ridges Cir, Athens, OH 45701
athenshistory.org/asylum-tours

Two hour outdoor walking tours.

Call SOHC at 740-592-2280 ext.100 to reserve your spot. Space will be limited.

Sandusky County Historical Jail

SANDUSKY COUNTY HISTORIC JAIL & DUNGEONS, HISTORICAL TOURS
Sandusky County -NWOH
Date: September 14, 2022
Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm
6:30pm-7:30pm Flashlight Tour
Location: 622 Croghan Street, Fremont, Ohio 43420

The 1-hour guided tour includes the historic 1892 Sandusky County jail that has ties to President Rutherford B. Hayes, the 1840’s Dungeon located underneath the Sandusky County Courthouse and the Gallows Exhibition Hall featuring the gallows used for the last hanging in Sandusky County. Hear exciting stories of some of the colorful criminals that resided in the jail while learning the significance of this rare and historic structure. Cost: $5.00. Tickets available at the door or online at: www.sanduskycounty.org.

BIGFOOT NIGHT INVESTIGATIONS
Mahoning County – NEOH
Dates: Saturday, September 17, 6-8:30 pm
Mill Creek Park: Slippery Rock Pavilion
website

Ages 13+. Local Bigfoot investigator and educator Amy Bue, founder of Project Zoobook will share her knowledge in what a Bigfoot investigation entails. Find out what to look and listen for and practice techniques such as tree knocks and howling. There will be a night investigation and a bonfire with s’mores. Bring your own flashlight. Meet at Slippery Rock Pavilion. Registration required. Register by 9/10, online or call 330.740.7116 $10R; $12NR No walk-ins. No Pets.

BIGFOOT TOWN HALL MEETING
Mahoning County – NEOH
Sunday, September 18, 2-4 pm
Fellows Riverside Gardens: Rossi Auditorium
website

Join local investigator and educator Amy Bue for a Bigfoot Town Hall Meeting as Amy and other local investigators share their own sighting stories. The public is invited to share their experiences as well. Registration requested, not required. Register by 9/18, online or call 330.740.7116. Free

 

 

 


Article and photos, unless noted by: D. Rock, MyOhioFun.com

Diane Rock is the owner and editor of MyOhioFun.com, NorthernOhioTourism.com and the Tea Cup Rescue Society. She is an avid baker, gardener, Little Free Library owner, who loves to read and travel.  She spends most of her days sharing her love of things to do in Ohio, as well as creating destinations and itineraries for group tours and individual travelers.

Editor’s note:  The dates and additional events have been updated for the 2022. Any use of the above article or images without prior permission, will be in violation of copyright laws.

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