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SUMMER SEASON 2015

 JULY 18, AUGUST 15, SEPTEMBER 12, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015 6:30 PM

All Day October Ghost Walk – Saturday, October 24, 2015

Carson City’s rich and intriguing history is explored and theatrically relived in our seasonal Ghost Walking Tours, led by the theatrically devised and entertaining historical character  Madame Curry.  The Carson City Ghost Walk and Ghost Walking Tours are a delightfully spooky and enjoyable way to experience Carson City’s Victorian Era and diverse history.  Hear about lingering spirits of the past centuries, haunted and paranormal stories. This is a spirit lead, guided walking tour of the downtown district’s westside historic homes and businesses. This 90-minute guided walking tour leaves rain or shine.  Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the walk begins.

Tickets: 
All tickets $15 in advance with additional online fee.  $20 at the door.  Under 3 Free.  Tickets in advance available online at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com or by mail.

Location: 

Tours depart from 3rd & Carson Street next to the St. Charles Hotel (Firkin & Fox Pub)

Times: 

All tours leave @ 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted. 

Some of the outside stops along the tour include:

—   The Bliss Mansion – Built by Duane Bliss is a three story, 8,500 sq ft. mansion that was completed in 1879, built by millionaire Duane L. Bliss, to become his dream home. This 15 room Victorian was built in the Italianate style, and was the biggest and most elaborate home in Nevada at the time.

—   Ferris Mansion - Home of George Ferris, Jr., inventor of the Ferris Wheel for the Chicago World Columbian Exposition in 1893.

—   Rinckel Mansion - Built by the fortune of Mathias Rinckel, a forward-looking meat magnate who struck it rich supplying Gold Rushers and Lake Tahoe lumbermen.

SUMMER SEASON 2014

MAY 24, JUNE 28, JULY 19, AUGUST 16,  SEPTEMBER 20, 2014 6:30 PM

All Day October Ghost Walk – October 18, 2014 

Carson City’s rich and intriguing history is explored and theatrically relived in our seasonal Ghost Walking Tours led by Madame Curry.   The Carson City Ghost Walk and Ghost Walking Tours are a delightfully spooky and enjoyable way to experience Carson City’s Victorian Era and diverse history.  Hear about lingering spirits of the past centuries, haunted and paranormal stories. This is a spirit lead, guided walking tour of the downtown district’s westside historic homes and businesses. This 90-minute guided walking tour leaves rain or shine.  Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the walk begins. 

Tickets: 
All tickets $15 in advance with additional online fee.  $20 at the door.  Under 3 Free.  Tickets in advance available online at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com or by mail. 

Location: 

Tours depart from 3rd & Carson Street next to the St. Charles Hotel (Firkin & Fox Pub)

Times: 

All tours leave @ 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

Some of the outside stops along the tour include:

—   The Bliss Mansion – Built by Duane Bliss is a three story, 8,500 sq ft. mansion that was completed in 1879, built by millionaire Duane L. Bliss, to become his dream home. This 15 room Victorian was built in the Italianate style, and was the biggest and most elaborate home in Nevada at the time.

—   The Brewery Arts Center - Built in 1874 by the Carson Brewing Company, which produced Tahoe Beer.  The building has been transformed into an arts center.

—   Ferris Mansion - Home of George Ferris, Jr., inventor of the Ferris Wheel for the Chicago World Columbian Exposition in 1893.

—   Rinckel Mansion - Built by the fortune of Mathias Rinckel, a forward-looking meat magnate who struck it rich supplying Gold Rushers and Lake Tahoe lumbermen.

The Carson City Ghost Walk 2014 partners include The Brüka Theatre,

 The Firkin & Fox Pub, The Brewery Arts Center and The Nevada Press Association.

Times: 

Unless otherwise notes, walks leave @ 6:30 PM.  Please check in starts at 6:10.  Private tours are available.  Please contact ghostwalkingtour@gmail.com. 

PRIVATE TOURS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.  

EMAIL:  ghostwalkingtour@gmail.com or leave a message at 775.348.6279