Spirits of History

Wednesday, 10/8/2014 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Event Type

Lecture/Panel Discussion
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

A growing number of historic sites are exposing the intersection of history and mystery, utilizing the paranormal as an entertaining and educational way to share their stories with visitors. Beth Beatty, Executive Director of Fort Mifflin, and Dr. Daniel Rolph, HSP’s Historian, Folklorist & Head of Reference services, discuss their sites’ famous hauntings. After the lecture, take a tour through HSP’s most haunted locations.


Combination tickets can be purchased for this event, and for Candlelight Ghost Tours at Fort Mifflin on October 17, 18, 24 and 25. Tours begin at 7 p.m. and the last tour is at 10 p.m.  Please contact Fort Mifflin at 215-685-4167 for more information.