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.
Our Classic Tour highlights some of the most notable downtown buildings and gives you an excellent place to start when you begin exploring Milwaukee.
If you are interested in a time or date not listed on the calendar, feel free to call or email Gothic Milwaukee to inquire about other options.
Private tours are available for groups.
July 16, 20, 22, 23, 26, 30; August 2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 17, 27; September 6-7, 13, 17-21, 26-28; October 1-5, 10-12, 15, 18, 19, 22, 24-31; November 1-2
Evenings - Please see our website for exact times
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.
This ticket sale is final.
Check the tour calendar to ensure the tour date you have selected has a scheduled tour and available tickets
The tour departs from Cathedral Square, at the corner of Jackson and Wells Streets.
Cathedral Square in Downtown Milwaukee
Jackson & Wells Street
Milwaukee WI 53202
43.041340 / -87.904290
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