The spirits are in full force this year at the Museum of Wayne County History, 21 Butternut St., Lyons.
Haunted History ghost walks will take off from the Wayne County Courthouse, 26 Church St., Lyons, at 7 p.m. on Saturdays, Oct. 6-27. The tours will feature psychic folklore, haunted architecture, ancient archeological mysteries and the ghostly heritage of Lyons. On Oct. 27, the walk will include a $3 tour of the museum’s Haunted Jail.
Tickets cost $10 for adults and $7 for ages 11 and younger. Participants must sign a waiver to walk at their own risk. Reservations are required.
FLX Paranormal, Great Lake Spirit Seekers and Genesee Valley Paranormal Investigators invite the public to join their investigation during the museum’s Real Haunt fundraiser from 8 to 11 p.m. on Oct. 19.
A psychic will be on-site for the investigation. Attendees can schedule an appointment to speak with her during the event. Tickets cost $30 and must be purchased in advance.
The Haunted Jail/Blood Curdling Barn will return this year from 6 to 9 p.m. on Oct. 26-27. The event expanded last year to include the Carriage House Barn. This year, Frank and Jon Allen’s 20-plus motorized mannequins will join the festivities.
Organizers will change the cell blocks to celebrate the haunted season with cobwebs, monsters and zombies behind the bars.
The event is designed for ages 7 and older. Street parking is available. Admission is $7 at the door. Discounts are available for families with more than four children.
The museum is open to paranormal groups and investigators by appointment from 7 to 11 p.m. Investigators can run field tests in the museum and barn. Call the museum for pricing information and to make an appointment.
Call (315) 946-4943 or visit waynehistory.org for information.