Guided tour

Philadelphia: Phantoms of the Founding Fathers Walking Tour

Activity provider: Ghost City Tours

Philadelphia: Phantoms of the Founding Fathers Walking Tour

Activity provider: Ghost City Tours

From US$ 34.99 per person

Let loose with an adults-only ghost-themed waking tour in Philadelphia. Listen as your guide tells you spine-chilling tales about the city that are historically accurate.

About this activity

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Feel the thrill of listening to Philadelphia’s spine-chilling local ghost tales
  • Hear about shocking affairs that involve the nation's founding fathers
  • Explore deadly errors that took place in America’s burgeoning healthcare system
  • Relax and leave the kids at home with a convenient adults-only tour
  • Delve into the darker side Philadelphia's history that is not taught at school
Full description

Step back in time as your guide tells you carefully crafted stories about Philadelphia's dark past. Learn about the founding fathers and delve into the less pleasant aspects of the city's medical history.

Meet your guide at Washington Square Park Fountain in the heart of the city. Follow your guide to locations where eerie events once took place. Enjoy hearing lesser-known stories that are for an adult audience .

Hear about scandalous affairs perpetrated by Philadelphia’s founding fathers. Listen as your guide reveals fascinating discoveries and fatal errors in the development of America’s healthcare system.

  • Guide
  • Walking tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 16 years

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Washington Square Park Fountain.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Video recording

Know before you go

  • This tour operates rain or shine
  • This tour is suitable for those aged 16 and above

Product ID: 409808