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Spooktober: Illuminating the Past – Virtual Lantern Tour

If you are looking for Halloween fun for your kids, why not participate in the Lantern Tour organized in Westport. The Westport Museum is hosting a spooktober illuminating lantern tour on Saturday, October 31  from 2 pm – 11 pm. This is the 11th annual lantern tour that will be done virtually this year, but with a real-life component.

This lantern tour illuminates Westport’s spooky past.  Participants will creep through the cemetery virtually with your lantern and discover Westport’s most notable dearly departed residents. It is sure to be a great evening of safe and entertaining family fun. To participate you must purchase the virtual tour code that included the Buried in our Past book and two goodie bags for $40. These items are available for pick up between 2pm and 4 pm on October 31. If you need an additional goodie bag, they are $10 each. If you want to purchase just the Virtual Tour code, that is $30. The Virtual codes will be emailed at 2 pm on October 31. 

The Virtual Tour Code provides you access to the tour, online seasonal Westport themed games and activities, and not one eerie tour but threeTo start your ghostly journey, meet us at the museum on Halloween between 2-4pm to pick-up your Virtual Tour Code, a copy of the book Buried In Our Past, and two Goodie Bags full of tricks and treats (additional Goodie Bags available).  The Virtual Tour Code will be accessible from 2pm 10/31/20 – 11:30pm 11/1/20. To reserve, click here.


Janet Serra