Are you looking to experience a Florida ghost tour this month? If so, you have to check out the tour offered through Historic, and haunted, Monticello. This small town is located near Tallahassee and has 15 confirmed ghosts residing there. Every ghostly claim has been investigated by Big Bend Ghost Trackers. Ghost hunters have referred to Monticello as “South’s Most Haunted Small Town.”
Since 2008 the Monticello Ghost Tours have been offering monthly tours for those wanting to experience the ghosts first-hand. The 90-minute walking ghost tour takes guests through some of the most haunted locations in downtown historic Monticello. The street lights appear dimmed, making this tour one of the more eerie ones in Florida. Travelers from around the globe take this tour in the hopes of catching a glimpse of the roaming spirits of Dogwood Street. Other paranormal activity may include a visit from the ghost of Dr. Palmer or the mysterious pink lady.
Tours cost $15 for those over the age of 13 and $12 for those 8-12 years of age. Children 7 years of age and under are free. The next tour date is May 17, 2014. Check the website for a release of upcoming tour dates in 2014.
The Big Bend Ghost Trackers also offers a 75-minute haunted cemetery tour that includes a mini ghost hunt following the tour. For more information on available tours contact Historic Monticello Ghost Tours by calling 850.508.8109.