Hyde Hall, believed to be “haunted” for over a century, was featured on the Syfy cable channel network’s popular investigative series, Ghost Hunters®, on October 30, 2013, Halloween Eve. According to Hyde Hall Executive Director Jonathan Maney, “the Ghost Hunters producers saved this episode for their Halloween special—the best slot in their season. It’s that good!” To follow up on the program’s revelations, Hyde Hall will present special evening tours focusing on the events and places featured in the Ghost Hunters program on October 7, 14, 15, 21,22,28, & 29.  These exclusive candlelit tours will begin at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 and 7:30pm, and are limited to 15 participants each. The cost is $20 per person, and tickets must be reserved in advance.  For information on these events and more, please call 607.547.5098.

◊  A widow’s curse?
◊  Deaths at Hyde Hall
◊  Stories of secret tunnels
◊  A “woman in white” in the nursery
◊  The piano in the Drawing Room “plays tirelessly”
◊  A ghostly mayday message on the radio, heard by the craftsman who spent 10 years working alone in the house

ghostly drawing room

◊  A family friend and relation, James F. Cooper II, writing in 1920, describes his experience one night…

“Knowing [Hyde Hall] and its owners from my youth, I was a frequent visitor for nearly half a century. Some thirty years ago I was one of a November house party composed, with one other exception, of members of the [Clarke] family…”

Listen to our site interpreter, Gary Koutnik, finish this bizarre tale…