New York State Capitol Haunting Tours

State Capitol, State Street, and Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12224


Brave visitors will make their way through the Capitol to the exact spot where a night watchman died in a fire before exploring the legend of the “Secret Demon” near the Great Western Staircase. Discover which two Presidents visited the Capitol after they died and learn about the state Assembly Chamber’s hidden murals and the tormented artist who created them.

Opportunities for visitors:

Guided tours; motorcoach friendly.

Days/times of operation:

Weekdays in October, 12:30 PM and 5:30 PM
Tours exclude Columbus Day.


Free. Reservations required.

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