Snug Harbor is one of Staten Island’s most beautiful historic destinations. And, if the legends are true, one of its most haunted…
This fall, join us for “Spooky Snug Harbor,” a series of nighttime walking tours aimed at shedding light on Snug Harbor’s darkest history.
WHEN: October 7, 14, 21, 28 | 8:00 PM, 9:00 PM, and 10:00 PM slots on each date. Each tour lasts one hour.
WHERE: Visitor Info Booth at Snug Harbor, at the intersection of Chapel Rd and Gazebo Rd
General admission: $25
Snug Harbor Member: $20
Halloween Special: Extended Tour
October 31, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
General admission: $30
Snug Harbor Member: $25
Guided by local history enthusiast Michael Pelczar, founder of Spooky Staten Island, you’ll hear never-before-published information on a flashlight tour of Snug Harbor:
Journey back in time to learn about murder, mayhem, and hauntings at Snug Harbor. Visit the final resting place of Captain Robert Randall, whose wealth willed Snug Harbor into existence, and ponder the mystery of Chaplain Quinn’s murder, a crime that gripped the nation. Learn about the 19th century disaster that rattled the harbor’s buildings and the unlikely reason its sole survivor escaped, and discover a disappearance that sent the institution into a frenzy.
Celebrate the Halloween season at one of Staten Island’s most iconic locations!