Ghosts of the Mackenzie King Estate Walking Tour

Ghost Tours

Next Available: Will Return in 2024!
75 minutes
Adults $25.99, Youth (up to 14) $19.99
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Embark on a spooky adventure with us as we invite you to join our moonlight walk around the mysterious Mackenzie King Estate nestled deep inside Gatineau Park. As we lead you through this secluded getaway we will explore the former Prime Minister’s incredible property, his passion for spiritualism and the supernatural, and share some of our favourite ghost stories from the grounds and surrounding area. What makes this tour truly special is the rare opportunity to explore the estate at night and venture inside two of the historic and haunted buildings on the property, including MacKenzie King’s original cottage built in 1903. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich history, supernatural tales, and eerie allure of the Mackenzie King Estate. Cette visite est également disponible en français.

Private Tours

Experience the ultimate Haunted Walk adventure with your boos and besties! Click “Book Now” and choose “Private” to view available dates and times. Save $100 on weeknight private tours by using the promo code WEEKNIGHTSPIRIT at checkout. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or have a group of more than 20 people, please call or email us with the details (including city) and we’ll do our best to help. For large groups (50+), youth groups or student groups, please submit a private tour request.

A Safe & Spooky Experience for All...

This tour makes use of gravel and grass pathways. For that reason, we recommend this tour be considered accessible with assistance.

Yes! We’d just ask that you keep your dog on a leash throughout and be mindful of other guests. Our dog-friendly tours in Ottawa are The Original Haunted Walk of Ottawa and Ghosts of the Mackenzie King Estate.

More Spooky Fun!

Brace yourself for a brand-new immersive experience in 2024! Join us at the Ottawa’s Cumberland Heritage Village Museum for a spine-tingling paranormal adventure. In small, intimate groups of no more than 12, you’ll gain exclusive access to investigate four eerie heritage buildings, each brimming with ghostly tales and ominous history – in the dark! As we embark on this supernatural journey, we will utilize a wide array of techniques, both ancient and modern, in our attempts to communicate with the spirits that may dwell within the Village. Will any of them answer? Leave skepticism at the door and step into the world of the unexplained. ‘Alone in the Dark’ offers an authentic experience where outcomes are as unpredictable as the spirits themselves. Nothing is hidden or staged. This unforgettably spooky evening will delight ghost story enthusiasts, fearless paranormal investigators, history aficionados, urban explorers, or anyone with a curiosity about the unknown. Space is limited. All participants must be 18+. Choose curiosity over fear and join us in the dark!

Next available: February 24, 2024
120 minutes
$64.99 per person

From January to March, we offer a special winterized version of the Original Haunted Walk, complete with the comfort of cozy indoor stops. Be captivated by our friendly and talented storytellers, each wearing one of our iconic black cloaks, as they recount the area’s most spine-tingling ghostly tales. Using lanterns to light our way, we’ll lead you to Ottawa’s most haunted places, such as Grant House, the elegant Fairmont Château Laurier, and the city’s infamous haunted high school. This memorable evening will forever alter your perception of the city and its historic buildings. Ideal for all ages, this tour is a favourite among families, the curious, and paranormal enthusiasts alike. Please note, that during the winter, we may adapt the tour route and stories to better suit weather conditions. Cette visite est également disponible en français.

Next available: February 24, 2024
75 minutes
Adults $25.99, Youth (up to 14) $19.99

This October, join us on an unforgettable journey into the heart of Ottawa’s supernatural past as we step inside the city’s oldest and most haunted building – the Bytown Museum. Prepare to be captivated by chilling tales of ghostly encounters, shared by museum staff, visitors, and even our Haunted Walk tour guides! As we make our way to the museum, we’ll immerse you in the region’s oldest and most famous ghost stories, including iconic tales such as those surrounding the Rideau Canal, Barrack Hill Cemetery, and the Gatineau River – stories that have become cherished favourites among our Original Haunted Walk guests. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to explore one of Ottawa’s haunted landmarks with The Haunted Walk! This experience is presented in English.

Next available: March 15, 2024
75 minutes
Adults $29.99, Youth (up to 14) $19.99