Ghost Hunter Classes

Enjoy classroom training from Paravizionz, a local professional ghost hunter organization. The class begins at 7:00 pm, Saturday, September 25th, at the Museum. Cookies and hot beverages will be served.  The class ends at midnight. Class size is limited to 30 people and tickets are non-refundable. All participants must be 16 years of age or older.  Watch this video featuring our museum and Paravizionz. 

Main Street and Quaker Hill Ghost Tours

The Museum at the Friends Home culls the most fascinating and true stories of area lore to delight visitors of all ages during tours of downtown Waynesville and the Quaker Hill area. Tour guides will recount stories that defy explanation; some linked to historically based legends from the area’s unique and fascinating past. All of these sightings and experiences have been described by Main Street residents, shop owners, and visitors ~ some even occurring during earlier tours. History buffs will enjoy tales of the 215-year-old Village’s famous and infamous personalities. Each one-hour stroll highlights fascinating, historically based legends from the area's unique past based on first and second-hand accounts of experiences that defy explanation.  Tour occurs twice a month in the summer and on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays in October.  The tour is free for children under 12. Here are some reviews of our tours from