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. Tour guide Robert Oakes leads you through the darkened halls of The Mount in Lenox, MA, sharing tales of the many eerie encounters that have been reported there for years. Tours start up again in Summer 2023. For information, click here.
To watch SyFy's Ghost Hunters' investigation of the Mount from November 2015, click here.
To watch Bearfort Paranormal's investigation of the Mount from Halloween 2020, click here.
Join Robert Oakes, author of Ghosts of the Berkshires, through the rooms and halls of this historic estate sharing tales of its hauntings. Stand in the places where the eerie encounters occurred, listen to the first-hand accounts of those who experienced them, and maybe even experience something unusual yourself. Admission is $30 and minimum age to attend is age 12. Reservations are required. To register call 413-637-3206. For information, visit gildedage.org.
Said a recent guest: "This is a really fun and atmospheric immersion into the history of a family, their tragedies and happier moments, as well as the soul of a house. Highly recommended."
Join Robert Oakes, author of Ghosts of the Berkshires, for a walk among the
tombstones at The Church on the Hill in Lenox, MA. Learn about this historic
site, hear tales of ghostly graveyards throughout Berkshire County, and discover
which of the cemetery’s citizens may still be haunting nearby properties.
A portion of the tour will take place inside the church.
Admission fee is $10. Dress for the weather.
No current dates.
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