Ghost Hunter Classes
Enjoy classroom training from Paravizionz, a local professional ghost hunter organization. The class begins at 7:00 pm, Saturday, April 30th, July 16TH, and September 24th 2022, 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.
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 Tripadvisor.com. Summer Ghost Tour dates are April 9th & 13th, May 14th & 28th, June 11th & 25th, July 9th & 23rd, August 5th & 20th, and September 10th. Fall Ghost Tour dates for Main street & Quaker Hill are Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, October 12th, 12th, 15th, 19th, 21st, 22nd, 26th, 28th, and 29th 2022.