Cape May is one of the country’s most famous haunted destinations, which means there are, of course, tons of Cape May Ghost Tours (almost daily all month). Emlen Physick Estate, the town’s original haunted house, should be at the top of your list. Explore the property and learn about Victorian superstitions and spiritualism, plus modern ghost hunting methods. Hop a lift on a signature trolley for Ghosts of Cape May or Ghosts of the Lighthouse Trolley Tours, based on the findings of psychic medium Craig McManus.
Walk with the Ghosts Tours (Oct. 23-24) in Burlington stars poltergeists in the form of pirates, witches and beyond. Enter legendary residences and learn the macabre stories that put them on the map before braving one of NJ’s oldest cemeteries.
This Montclair cemetery is over 175 years old, so there will be plenty of frights to go around on the Rosedale Cemetery Walking Tour. On October 25, you’ll explore the graves, find out the mysterious meanings of their imagery, and learn about the people who are now buried beneath your feet.
Hit the Jersey shore for a NJ ghost tour. Asbury Park’s Ghosts and Legends Downtown Tour, run by The Paranormal Museum, is a seaside haunt with lantern-lit trails that revisit notorious crimes and spirits. Book a private tour through the streets of the Jersey Shore, where you’ll uncover the truth behind gruesome local legends.
Zoom through the East Brunswick Ghost Walks from the comfort of home. This year, the ghosts of Middlesex County will be brought to you! Stay tuned in to the East Brunswick Ghost Walks social media to stay in the loop.