Indianapolis Haunted Tours

While haunted houses can be a great thrill in the days leading up to All Hallow’s Eve, why not spend this year experiencing some of Indianapolis’ actual haunted places? Central Indiana is filled with tours that will take you through the twists and turns of the city’s creepiest places. Get it on your calendar now to try one or several of these haunted tours to see a different, dark side of Indianapolis.

 

City Market Catacombs Tour
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Downtown Indianapolis City Market
  • Tour duration: 30 minutes
  • Pricing: $12 per person, $6 for children 6-11, $10 for Indiana Landmark members and $5 for member children
  • Ages: No limit specified

Who knew there was a hidden city in Indianapolis? During this quick guided tour, you’ll be taken through the world that lives under the City Market. One of the stops is what is left of Tomlinson Hall, which at one time, seated 3,500 people—all underground! You’ll also learn about the fire that destroyed much of the hall in the late 1950s. This is truly one of the city’s most fascinating and remarkable places to explore.

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Chilling Chatham Arch-Lockerbie Ghost Walk
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Tour duration: 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Pricing: $18 per person, 65+ or 12 and under are $15
  • Ages: 8+

An adorable suburb in the heart of downtown Indianapolis, the Chatham Arch and Lockerbie neighborhoods are some of the city’s most historic areas. Once home to the 23rd president, Benjamin Harris, and poet James Whitcomb Riley, this area is truly rich with history. And with that history, comes haunts. The Chilling Chatham Arch-Lockerbie Ghost Walk will take you up and down many cobblestone streets once the sun has set. You’ll learn about the unsolved murder of Dr. Helene Knabe, Cockroach Row, a drunken Jolly Werner who died in the Athenaeum’s fireplace and much more.

Downtown Indianapolis Wholesale District Tour
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Tour duration: 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Pricing: $18 per person, 65+ or 12 and under are $15
  • Ages: 8+

Did you know there are ghosts that walk up and down the streets of downtown Indianapolis? Get your tickets to the Haunted Indy Ghost Walk to learn about hauntings of 1900s gang members, souls of the murdered that linger, haunted hotels and much more. You will be taken up and down Meridian Street and all throughout the Wholesale District. It’ll make you wonder the next time you’re alone in some places, like the various spirits that supposedly hang around in the Slippery Noodle!

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Hannah House Historical Open House Tours
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: University Heights Neighborhood
  • Pricing: $5 for adults, $3 for children (6-12)
  • Ages: 6+

Once a stop for slaves making the long journey to freedom through the Underground Railroad, the Historic Hannah House has an unfortunate past. Homeowner Alexander Hannah offered his cellar as a place of refuge for a group of slaves traveling. Sadly, for one group, their oil lamp was knocked over, setting their small space on fire. The entire group perished. To avoid being caught, Hannah buried their bodies and they’ve stayed ever since. The Hannah House offers historical open house tours allowing you to get up close and personal with the estate.   

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Irvington Ghost Tours
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Irvington Neighborhood
  • Tour duration: 2 hours
  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Pricing: $20, includes a copy of the book “Irvington Haunts”
  • Ages: No limit specified

Irvington is one of the city’s most beloved neighborhoods… and also happens to be one of the most haunted, as well. During the tour, you will learn about how America’s first serial killer left his imprint in Indianapolis, a ghost that helped someone clean, the Lincoln Ghost Train and much more.

Nefarious Noblesville Ghost Walk
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Noblesville
  • Tour duration: 1.5 hours
  • Pricing: $18 per person, 65+ or 12 and under are $15
  • Ages: 8+

Noblesville is filled with spooky stories and legends that you can learn about on the Nefarious Noblesville Ghost Walk. From community buildings and residences to local establishments, you’ll be blown away at the history this city has.

Spirited Indiana Ghost Bus Tour
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: All over Indianapolis
  • Tour duration: 4 hours
  • Stops: 6 – 8 places
  • Pricing: $18 per person, 65+ or 12 and under are $15
  • Ages: 8+

Jump on the Spirited Indiana Ghost Bus Tour to explore some of Indianapolis’ most haunted and frightening places. All within Marion County, you will learn about hauntings of 1800s Civil War soldiers and 1900s gangsters who still hang around. You’ll also learn about local murders and hauntings that will make you think twice the next time you drive by them alone.

 

Westfield Historic Underground Railroad Ghost Tour
Schedule and Booking

  • Location: Westfield
  • Tour duration: 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Pricing: $18 per person, 65+ or 8-12 are $15 per person
  • Ages: 8+

Kicking off at the Asa Bales Park, you will take a step back in time and learn the rich history of this area. Through the city of Westfield, you will learn all about this stop along the Underground Railroad and the spirits that still roam the streets each day.