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Final Chance to attend the Ghost Tours of West Chester

This weekend is your last chance to take a ghost tour of West Chester! Your guide will lead you on a 90-minute walk through the spooky lanes of downtown neighborhoods where you will explore the place of the shadow people, learn of lost souls of the underground railroad, and stand where the gallows once stood. The Ghost Tours of West Chester start at The Lincoln Room, (28 West Market St.) Tours begin at 8 pm, cost is $10. Offered only on Friday, 10/25 & Saturday, 10/26! Reservations are required! Don’t miss out on all the Halloween fun  call 610-696-2102 for more information.

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Get in the Halloween Spirit

 

Fall Leaves | By Matthew Steindl

Fall Leaves | By Matthew Steindl

The Ghost Tours of West Chester is the popular walking tour with tales of ghosts, folklore and history. Your guide, dressed as a gentleman from the 1850’s, will lead you on a 90-minute walk through the spooky lanes of downtown neighborhoods where you will explore the place of the shadow people, learn of lost souls of the underground railroad, and stand where the gallows once stood and murderers were hanged. New stories of phantoms, apparitions and witches are added. This event is perfect for the entire family.

The Ghost Tours of West Chester start at The Lincoln Room, 28 West Market Street at Wilmont Mews. Tours are every Friday and Saturday night in late September and all of October. They begin at 8:00 pm and doors open at 7:00 pm rain or shine. Enjoy a casual dinner is the Courtyard. Make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Price for the event is $10 per person ages 5 years and up. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! Call 610-696-2102. Also, visit http://www.downtownwestchester.com for more information.

 

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Ghost Tours of West Chester

The Ghost Tours of West Chester begin again this Friday, September 20, 2013. The popular walking tour includes tales of ghosts, folklore and history. Your guide, dressed as a gentleman from the 1850’s, will lead you on a 90-minute walk through the spooky lanes of downtown neighborhoods where you will explore the place of the shadow people, learn of lost souls of the underground railroad, and stand where the gallows once stood and murderers were hanged. New stories of phantoms, apparitions and witches are added. This event is perfect for the entire family.

The Ghost Tours of West Chester start at The Lincoln Room, 28 West Market Street at Wilmont Mews. It is located in one of West Chester’s most historic buildings, dating from 1833. The room retains its original molded tin ceiling and bead board walls. Abraham Lincoln had his first biography written there. It is said to be haunted by the ghost of a horse thief hanged across the street. . .

Tours are every Friday and Saturday night in late September and all of October. They begin at 8:00 pm and doors open at 7:00 pm rain or shine. For more information on the Ghost Tours visit http://www.downtownwestchester.com or click here!

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Breakfast & Historic Walking Tour at the Lincoln Room

This Saturday August 17th, 2013 celebrate the history of West Chester with a breakfast and historic walking tour presented by the Lincoln Room. There is a preset breakfest menu followed by a guided walking tour which explores the history of West Chester dating back to 1713. The event will cost $20 per person with breakfast starting at 8:00am and the walking tour at 9:30am. For more information and to purchase tickets click here or visit www.lincolnroomwestchester.com.

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First Friday and Fondue at the Lincoln Room

Looking to get out on the town tonight? Check out some of these local events happening downtown! First Friday, held the first Friday of every month, is a chance to experience West Chester’s unique shops and boutiques. Lots of businesses extend their hours and will often have new items on display and will entice shoppers with refreshments and sales. Find out what stores are offering by visiting Downtownwestchester.com and clicking on the Shopping Tab.

Also, Don’t miss Fondue Friday at the Lincoln Room! Enjoy a cheese fondue followed by a rich chocolate dessert fondue in the intimate candlelit setting of The Lincoln Room from 7 to 9 pm. Adding to the atmosphere are the sounds of classical guitarist Malcolm Johnstone. $40 per couple (gratuities not included). BYOB (no corking fee). Call 610-696-2102 for reservations.

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Valentine’s Dat at The Lincoln Room

For Valentine’s Day, enjoy a cheese fondue followed by a rich chocolate dessert fondue in the beautiful, intimate setting of the candlelit Lincoln Room (28 W Market, 610-696-2102) from 7pm to 9pm. Adding to the atmosphere are the romantic sounds of classical guitarist Malcolm Johnstone. This event will sell out quickly so call 610-696-2102 for reservations. $40 per couple (gratuities not included). BYOB (no corking fee).

 

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Fondue Friday at The Lincoln Room

This Friday, January 11th, Enjoy a cheese fondue followed by a rich chocolate dessert fondue in the intimate candlelit setting of The Lincoln Room from 7 to 9 pm. Adding to the atmosphere are the sounds of classical guitarist Malcolm Johnstone. $40 per couple (gratuities not included). BYOB (no corking fee). For more information on the event visit http://www.lincolnroomwestchester.com or call 610-696-2102 for reservations.

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