Haunted New York
Let's start with one of the city's most popular spots. From beatniks to folk singers, from hippies ... read more »
Maybe you’d like to get away from the spookiness and say a little prayer for the dead. If you ... read more »
If you think all of this ghost business is a load of bunk, head over to the former residence of ... read more »
With all this walking around the park, you're probably getting hungry. Head to Soho's Manhattan ... read more »
If you’re in the mood for fancier cuisine, stop by the Village’s romantic eatery One if by Land, Two if by Sea. But before you begin making eyes at your date over strip steak and soufflé, consider this: In this former carriage house once owned and operated by Vice President Aaron Burr (who famously killed Alexander Hamilton in a pistol duel), there’s more than just love in the air. Burr and daughter, Theodosia (who was supposedly kidnapped by pirates), haunt patrons and staff. One maitre d’ quit after being shoved up and down the stairs every night by invisible hands, and numerous women claim to have had their earrings pulled off by Theodosia while sitting at the bar.
The full story takes into account Theodosia’s failed trip from South Carolina to New York to visit her father. During the journey, it is said she was taken aboard a pirate ship and forced to walk the plank. Eventually, Theodosia’s ghost arrived at her father’s residence, where she and her dad remain in spooky tandem.
Due to the fact that the center of New York University’s campus is Washington Square Park, it ... read more »
With that in mind, you’ve probably opted not to stay over in the NYU dorms. Perhaps ... read more »
If all this talk of death makes you long for a stiff drink or a cup of coffee to clear your spooked ... read more »
Maybe imagining Lady Gallus has left you less than thrilled about drinking cappuccino and munching ... read more »
Right about now, you may feel an urgent need to leave Manhattan, and why shouldn't you? For a ... read more »
Now you're properly terrified. This tour has opened your eyes to the actuality of haunted churches, ... read more »