Explore the darker past of Portsmouth on this haunted history tour that steps back into a hidden and almost forgotten past of the city’s South End.
Shadows and Stones Cemetery Tour
The Spirit Communication Tour
- Adult Ages 17+
- Child Ages 16 and Under
Explore New Hampshire’s oldest Colonial burial ground!
The Point of Graves, dating from the late 1600s, with Roxie J. Zwicker, author of the Haunted Cemeteries of New England and the New Hampshire Book of the Dead.
We receive calls and emails quite frequently asking the question, “Which tour should I take where I might experience a ghost?” The answer is this one! We will introduce you to one of the resident spirits in this cemetery who has many messages for the living. Dare to step forward and communicate through the veil with Elizabeth.
This 1- hour walking tour is a well-balanced journey of fascinating history and cemetery hauntings. Also, this tour highlights unusual burial and cemetery customs, superstitions, and traditions from Colonial times through the 19th century.
What stories have been buried with Portsmouth’s notable citizens? Learn about superstitious gravestone symbolism and view some of the most amazing 17th and 18th Century gravestones in Northern New England.
View hand-carved skulls and crossbones, winged skulls, the empty hourglass, and spooky cherubs.
You’ve never really explored cemetery secrets the way Roxie from New England Curiosities presents them. Experience first hand why tour guests take this tour over and over again.
“One of the Five Best Cemetery Tours in New England” – Yankee Magazine, October 2017
What's Not Included?
Gratuity is not included but is greatly appreciated.