Cape May is one of the most haunted towns you’ll ever visit. Is it any wonder? It’s such a marvelous place, even the spirits don’t want to leave Cape May! Dozens of Victorian gems have been investigated and documented to have “spirit” residents, all of whom are quite friendly, we assure you. Take a giant step back in Cape May’s past and see if a ghostly encounter is in the cards for you!

Ghosts & Mysteries Calendar

Featured Tours

Ghost like photo of victorian man riding trolley

GHOSTS OF CAPE MAY TROLLEY TOUR

Nobody knows Cape May’s ghosts better than psychic medium Craig McManus. Your Cape May MAC guide relates his findings on this 30-minute trolley tour through darkened streets of Cape May beneath flickering gas lamps.

$20 adults
$15 children (ages 3-12)

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Murder Mystery Dinner Cast in costumes

MURDER MYSTERY DINNERS

Aleathea’s at the Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St.

The scene and the table are both set for “All Bets Are Off”, by Jacky Fazio. Enjoy a four-course dinner as you interact with the cast of likely suspects and the mystery unfolds around you.

$60 adults
$30 children (ages 3-12)

Limited event; reservations are necessary.

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SHERLOCK HOLMES WEEKEND

March 19-21, 2021
October 29-31, 2021
November 5-7, 2021

The game’s afoot in Victorian Cape May… Choose your weekend for a suspense-filled encounter with that inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes in the National Historic Landmark City of Cape May, New Jersey.

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SPIRITS & VICTORIAN ODDITIES TROLLEY TOUR

They Did What ??!! Headless Photography?   Electric Corsets?   Coffin Torpedoes? Explore some of the strange beliefs, superstitions, oddities,  fads, curiosities and mysteries from the end of the 19th century – the Victorian era – in this half hour trolley tour through the gaslit streets of Cape May.  Hear stories from Cape May’s history that are bizarre, unexplained or just downright weird! Tours begin and end at the Washington Street Mall Information Booth

$20 adults
$15 children (ages 3-12)

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Man dressed as a graveyard keeper for halloween

HALLOWEEN HAPPENINGS

Cape May is one of the most haunted places in America and if you get a thrill from things that go bump in the night, this is the place for you.

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Cape May Lighthouse

GHOSTS OF THE LIGHTHOUSE TROLLEY TOUR

Take an evening tour down the ghostly path that leads to the Cape May Lighthouse, as you hear about psychic medium Craig McManus’ paranormal findings.

*Please note that some portions of this tour are not accessible.  Call 609-884-5404 (press 0) for reservations and further information.

$30 adults
$20 children (ages 3-12)

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Doctor Emlen Physick dessed in a top hat and victorian coat stnading next to his gravestone that says Physick

GRAVEYARDS, GHOSTS & MANSION COMBO TOUR

Take a trolley ride to the Cold Spring Presbyterian Cemetery to spend some time at the graves of the Dr. Emlen Physick and his family. At the graveyard and upon your return to the Physick Estate, you’ll listen to EVPs recorded by the staff. Approx. two hours; tour begins and ends at the Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St.

Tickets $40

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