Haunted Hudson Valley

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A haunting is a meeting place, where old and new worlds collide, past and present, sentient and aware. In the Hudson Valley, the veil that separates the world of the living from the world of the dead is thinner in some places, allowing us to feel the icy fingers of a long-dead spirit trace our…

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Murder at Cherry Hill

On May 7, 1827, a notorious murder occurred at Cherry Hill that resulted in two sensational trials and Albany’s last public hanging. Come relive that night! Meet the historical players, walk in the footsteps of a murderer, and revel in harrowing titillation during this annual October event! Reservations for tours are required.

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Haunted History Walking Tour

Lace up your best walking shoes and gather at the Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center to embark on a chilling afternoon of Haunted History. Brave guests will be guided along Albany’s downtown streets to unearth the capital city’s storied past. Learn about the spirits of Legs Diamond, Boz the Baker and even Abraham Lincoln, all…

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