Popular ghost tours scheduled this week
Hear tales of ghosts, murders and hidden graveyards during the annual downtown Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks.
The tours, hosted by the Luzerne County Historical Society, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 20, and Friday, Oct. 21.
Stops include Public Square, the site of the old Hotel Sterling, River Street and the site of the first known execution in Wilkes-Barre.
Tours start at 6:30 p.m. in front of St. Stephen's Church on South Franklin Street. The walk lasts about two hours. There will be six tours a night, which start every 15 minutes.
Tickets are $10 per person and are not available at the door. Visit eventbrite.com and search Downtown Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks.
Rain dates are Oct. 28 and Oct. 29.