2015 Halloween Season

A Ghostly Walk Through Old Strathcona

A ghostly walk through Old Strathcona, where we stop in front of certain building, houses and shops that have reported ghosts, hauntings, murders and mysteries.  They are all true stories that come from area residents and business owners.  The tours are hosted by a veteran story teller with 12 years of experience. Held all summer long, the tours are a great outing for the whole family.

All tours are outside and walking so please dress for the weather. All tours go ahead rain or shine.

Night: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights ONLY
Dates: October 5 - 29th
Time: 7pm
(no reservations required)
Place: Meet infront of the rescuer statue next to the Walterdale Playhouse in Old Strathcona at 10322-83rd Ave  - Map
Cost: $10 Per Soul (cash only)

University of Alberta/Garneau History & Haunted Hike

A little education can be a ghastly business!  The University of Alberta, a center for academics and higher learning, has more than its fair share of ghosts, urban legends and unexplained events.  We will explore the history of the University of Alberta, how it began and the many important historical figures.  We will also hear about the U of A’s many ghosts including; the little boy at The Rutherford House, the scientist who is still seen walking the halls of the Power Plant and many, many more.

All tours are outside and walking so please dress for the weather. All tours go ahead rain or shine.


Monday, Oct 26th
Tuesday, Oct 27th
Wednesday, Oct 28th

Time: 9pm
(no reservations required)
Place: Meet infront of Rutherford House  
11153 Saskatchewan Drive - Map
Cost: $10 Per Soul (cash only)

Halloween Haunt at Rutherford House

Night: October 30, 31
Time: 7pm-10pm
Place: Rutherford Historic Mansion 
11153 Saskatchewan Drive - Map
Cost: $35 Students/Seniors
$40 Regular
$75 Couples

Tickets must be purchased in advanced through Rutherford House (Event Bright) www.rutherfordhouse.ca

Join us for our annual ghost tours of Garneau and campus lead by the award-winning team at Edmonton Ghost Tours. Shake off those goosebumps after the tour with hot tea, pumpkin pie, and cookies in the historic Rutherford House. If you’re still feeling brave, explore the house and learn about paranormal activity from a reputed medium.

Please arrive at the Rutherford House a half hour before the tour begins. Dress appropriately for the evening, as the ghost tour will take you outside for about an hour. Guests are welcome to park in front of the Rutherford House but be aware that free parking is limited. We highly recommend that guests use public transit to avoid potential parking fees.

Private Tours

Cost is $200 per group of 20 people or less with an additional $10 per person for every person over the 20.

A $100 non-refundable deposit is required.