Dublin's buried past comes alive the weekend before Halloween with the Ghosts of Dublin at Heritage Park & Museums.
Ghosts of Dublin 2017
Brace yourself for an evening of spooky fun Friday, October 27, 6:30 to 11:00 p.m., and Saturday, October 28, 7:00 to 11:30 p.m., at Dublin Heritage Park & Museums.
Take a flashlight tour through the Dublin Pioneer Cemetery with graves dating back to the 1850s, where Dublin’s buried past comes alive. Hear haunting stories of ghosts thought to be lurking in Dublin, including news of recent sightings. See ghostly images of long-dead pioneers in Old St. Raymond Church, and peek inside the parlor of the Kolb House. Fortify yourself with popcorn and hot cider, and stock up on handmade gifts for your favorite trick-or-treaters in Bill’s Workshop. Flashlight cemetery tours depart every half hour from Bill's Workshop beginning at 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on Friday. On Saturday, tours will begin at 7:30 p.m., with the last tour at departing at 10:30 p.m. Tours after 9:00 p.m. are reserved for older teens and adults only. Cost is $7 per person. Space is limited and this event is expected to sell out. Register online in advance at www.dublinrecguide.com.
We are always adding to our collection of local ghost stories. If you have a story to share, contact Museum Director Elizabeth Isles at (925) 452-2107 or by email.