Original Haunted Walk of Ottawa

Ghost Tours

Next Available: April 1, 2022
More dates available:
  • April 2, 2022
  • April 3, 2022
  • April 4, 2022
  • April 5, 2022
75 minutes
Adults $24.99, Youth (up to 14) $19.99
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The outdoor tour that started it all! We share some of our most chilling ghost stories from the area and lead you by lantern light to some of the spookiest haunted spots, including the Bytown Museum, the Fairmont Château Laurier, and Ottawa’s haunted high school. You’ll never look at the city and these buildings the same again! A tried and true favourite for all ages. Cette visite est également disponible en français.

Small Group Private Tours

Experience the ultimate Haunted Walk adventure with your boos and besties! Get a private tour for up to 12 people on a Friday or Saturday. Got a smaller group? Bring 2-8 people on a weeknight for only $150 – that’s up to 50% off! Need a few more tickets? No problem – add extra spirits for $25/person (max. 16 people).

A Safe & Spooky Experience for All...

Funding provided by the Government of Ontario

More Spooky Fun!

Gather around our Virtual Campfire as we explore the darker side of the festive season! Hear about strange & spooky holiday traditions from around the world, and gather in close as we share eerie & heartwarming Yuletide ghost stories. Pay close attention and you & yours might win yourself some extra presents before the night is through! This family-friendly campfire is a great way to get into the spirit of the season without having to venture out into the cold! Hosted by talented storytellers from The Haunted Walk.

Watch live on Dec. 10, 11, 17, 18, 20 – 23, 27 – 30, at 8:00pm EST (3pm on Sundays). All ticket holders will also get sent a link to the recording after the show!

Next available: December 10, 2021
75 minutes
$19.99 per Device (plus applicable taxes)

Have a group in need of a fun and unique activity in Ottawa? We offer private daytime and evening group tours for student, youth, and adult groups. These tours have a customized start time and most can be delivered in English or French. There is no better way to experience the ghost stories and discover the spooky history of the nation’s capital!

Next available: Anytime, Subject to Availability
60-90 minutes
Varies Depending on Tour

The HI-Ottawa Jail Hostel is not currently open to the public. We look forward to resuming our tours when it does. Stay tuned for future announcements about our haunted jail tours!

Explore Ottawa’s famous haunted jail and real-life murder mystery! Tour the cellblocks where inmates of all kinds were once imprisoned. Retrace the final footsteps of the condemned as you walk from Death Row to the last working gallows in Canada. In 1869, was an innocent man executed for the murder of Thomas D’Arcy McGee, a popular Canadian politician? Does he still haunt the hallways of the jail to this day? Join us and find out for yourself.

Next available: No Tours Currently Scheduled
60 minutes
Adults $24.99, Youth (up to 14) $19.99