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Halloween 2019 Museum Spooktacular - Four Spine Chilling Events

  1. Poor House Spirit Walks - October 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7pm and 8:30pm
    • Meet the spirits of the Poor House and hear the stories of the people who lived, worked, and somteimes died on site!
    • Tickets are $10 plus HST and must be purchased in advance.
  2. Poor House Cemetary Tours - October 18, 19, 25 and 26 at 8:30pm
    • Take a walk on the dark side of history with gruesome tales of the Poor House and surrounding area!
    • Tickets are $10 plus HST and must be purchased in advance. Ages 14+.
  3. A New Orleans Halloween! - October 20 from 1pm to 5pm
    • Bring the whole family to celebrate Halloween in true New Orleans style! Join us for a magic show, costume parade, ghost tours, New Orleans crafts, games and more!
    • Admission is by donation. Admision to the magic show is $5 per person. Tickets sold at the door.
  4. Pumpkin Walk - November 1 at 7pm
    • Bring your Halloween jack o' latern by the museum during the day. At dusk, we will light them up and put them on display for all to enjoy!
    • Free event.

Cemetary Walk Interview - CTV News

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