Family Ghost Tours at The Mount

July 23, 2021

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

What was that sound? A creak of a door being opened or just the wind? Was that a voice even though no one is there? Did that shadow just move? 

Join educator Robert Oakes and our experienced ghost tour guides as they share tales of ghostly encounters at The Mount. The tour will start at the top of the property at the Stable continue through the grounds into the empty rooms of the Main House.  This tour is especially tailored for children ages 7-12 and lasts approximately 60 minutes.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost per child is $12. Parent or guardian may attend for free.

Robert Oakes has led ghost tours at The Mount for 10 years, and is the author of Ghosts of the Berkshires (The History Press, 2020).

The Mount is a Massachusetts Cultural Council UP designated organization welcoming participants of all disabilities. Please contact The Mount at 413-551-5100 or by email, info@edithwharton.org, to discuss accommodations needed to participate fully in this event.

  • Please note that the tour includes uneven terrain; please wear appropriate footwear.
  • Please meet at the Stable 15 minutes before the tour begins.