NY Ghosts Blog

Hauntings at The Empire State Building

The Empire State Building

Posted on October 4, 2019

New York City is home to some of the most notable views in the United States. There are many sites and buildings that do not need any introduction because they are instantly recognizable. If you are ... Read More

Hauntings at Washington Square Park

Hauntings at Washington Square Park

Posted on October 3, 2019

Washington Square Park is one of New York City’s most iconic landmarks. The arch that might resemble the Arc De Triomphe might be what some would describe as one of the reasons how they can identify... Read More

Top 10 Haunted Places in NYC, New York City

Top 10 Haunted Places in NYC

Posted on August 31, 2019

Let's talk about the Top 10 Haunted Places in NYC. New York City is the largest city in the United States. The city’s founding can be traced back to 1624 when Dutch settlers were setting up shop wi... Read More

Kitty Genovese

Friday the 13th in New York, Part Two: The Murder of Kitty Genovese

Posted on July 13, 2018

Friday the 13th perhaps carries more weight in New York than in most places. The day is the anniversary of at least two historically, culturally notable deaths: Sam Patch, as discussed in our last pos... Read More

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Friday the 13th in New York, Part One: Sam Patch’s Fateful, Fatal Jump

Posted on July 11, 2018

Friday the 13th has been considered a day of misfortune and woe for centuries. In New York alone, two notable deaths occurred on a Friday the 13th. The first (in)famous Friday the 13th demise in the s... Read More

The Ear Inn

Posted on June 1, 2018

One of the oldest (and most haunted) watering holes in New York City, the Ear Inn opened in 1817, and has maintained its status as a legendary neighborhood haunt for the living and the dead alike ever... Read More

St. Mark’s Church

Posted on February 7, 2016

St. Mark’s Church Deceased founder still startling visitors at LES house of worship. St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery What has been deemed the “most haunted church”1 in New York City is certa... Read More

Hauntings at The Bowery Hotel

Hauntings at The Bowery Hotel

Posted on January 3, 2016

Hauntings at The Bowery Hotel Celebrities, rock bands and poltergeists – LES hotel is chock full of stars and spooks. Plenty of hauntings at The Bowery Hotel...Welcome to The Bowery Hotel! ... Read More

The Algonquin Hotel

Posted on December 31, 2015

The Algonquin Hotel Spirits of creative elite still patron Midtown luxury hotel. The beautiful Algonquin Hotel in Midtown. Image Source: Daytonian in Manhattan In 2012, the travel website, Oyster... Read More

The Dakota

Posted on December 28, 2015

The Dakota Lennon lives on in haunted luxury apartment building. The Dakota, circa 1890. Image Source: Wikipedia Living in Manhattan has never been more expensive. Now rents in areas such as Soho... Read More