I arrived 15 minutes early for a meeting at Fort la Reine. My task? To get a sneak peak at the upcoming Ghost Walks, happening October 21 and 28. While waiting, I decided I would check out some of the building exteriors. It was broad daylight – what could go wrong? Maybe it was Halloween on the brain, but I only lasted about 5 minutes before retreating back to my car. I kept hearing noises – was it movement within the creaking structures? Or just a groundhog?
When Fort la Reine began to open for the day, my impromptu tour guide Tracey explained that the many buildings may indeed be haunted (if you believe in that kind of thing, at least) – confirmed by mediums, sightings and many strange occurrences. Fort la Reine’s collection of buildings and artifacts from the 1600’s to 1900’s set the scene perfectly for the upcoming Ghost Walk, but fear not – this Halloween event is suitable for all ages (and all levels of bravery)!Read More »