Our Ghosts of Yankee Hill Tour is for those who have taken the Classic Tour and are eager for more stories. This off-the-beaten-path tour explores the history, scandal, gossip, and, of course, ghosts of Milwaukee's once toniest neighborhood, East Town's Yankee Hill.
On the streets of Milwaukee, lurking in the shadows of history, live tales of ghosts and haunted buildings. These tales, whispered so as not to wake the dead, or frighten the living have endured the passage of time.
Walk Downtown Milwaukee to look beyond what you see every day and explore a world of hidden pasts and dark secrets, restless spirits and eerie sightings.
Anna, your tour guide, a native Milwaukeean and avid collector of local folklore and legend, is delighted to introduce you to the spook-tacular side of Milwaukee. Gothic Milwaukee is one of Milwaukee’s most fun historical attractions and we are thrilled to share with you the folklore, legends and macabre tales that lurk on nearly every block of the city.
October 7, 14, 28
The walking tour is approximately 90 minutes long.
Tickets may be purchased online OR onsite.
Onsite ticket purchases must be in cash. Please be sure to have exact change, as your tour guide will not be able to make change for you. Onsite tickets are available on a first come- first served basis.
We do not run scheduled tours if we have not pre-sold tickets for the tour. To ensure a scheduled tour runs, please consider purchasing your advance tickets online.
Please note, you are purchasing tickets to a live performance that runs rain or shine.
Important: Check our tour calendar to ensure the tour date you have selected has a scheduled tour and available tickets
September 11 - October 31
On the streets of Milwaukee, lurking in the shadows of history, live tales of ghosts and haunted buildings. These tales, whispered so as not to wake the dead, or frighten the living have endured the passage of time. Walk Downtown Milwaukee to look beyond what you see every day and …
Paranormal, Ghost Tour
October 8 - October 23
Ready for a hair-raising adventure? Join us for a fully guided and narrated Milwaukee crawl for Halloween! This is a tour with a haunting difference… Travel to the “past” in style in our own MKE Cruiser as you meet spirits of the past and hear stories of Milwaukee’s ghostly history. …
Adults Only, Pub Crawl
October 30 - October 31
The Museum is turning into a not-so-scary haunt created especially for young children. Take a ride on our ghost train, become a mad scientist in the Be A Maker space, boogie down in our dance party and visit with Birdy Brinn. We would love to see your costumes! Saturday show! …
Family Friendly, Festival/Party