It starts with the sounds—creaking floors and slamming doors, fading footsteps down empty halls—a feeling of being watched, tingling taps on the shoulders, spectral shapes crouched in corners or gathered in front of fireplaces long gone cold.

Tricks of the imagination in an old house once inhabited by a skilled writer of ghost stories … or something else? Take a ghost tour and decide for yourself.

Ghost tours are back! On-site ghost tours will take place Friday evenings July through October. Stay tuned for details about online ghost tours.

Click HERE for more information and tickets!

 

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    “It was like some dark undefinable menace, forever dogging my steps, lurking, & threatening …”  
    – Edith Wharton, The Ghost Stories of Edith Wharton

Watch this video with Robert Oakes, tour guide and author of Ghost of the Berkshires.

We are interested in hearing from anyone who has stories about The Mount. Email us at info@edithwharton.org.