Scare Yourself Silly At This Weekend Ghost Camp In A Historic Maine Fort

Maine has no shortage of ghostly stories and eerie tales. It helps that Stephen King is one of our most famous residents, churning out horror films for decades. But it also helps that we’ve got so much history. Old buildings and historic homes are the perfect spots for ghosts to hang out. There’s one particularly spooky place in Prospect that’s celebrating Maine’s ghostly residents by hosting a unique weekend-long camp. Here’s what you need to know!

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Tickets for the event are $50 per person and participants must be at least 18 years old or 12 if accompanied by an adult. Sandwiches and a light breakfast will be provided. This is an alcohol-free event. You can make a reservation by calling 207-469-6553. Tickets are non-refundable. If it rains, all activities will take place inside the fort.

Fort Knox and Penobscot Narrows Observatory are typically open every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can learn more about their history and how to visit here. Address: 740 Ft Knox Road, Prospect, ME 04981.

And for more Maine ghost stories check out these 10 ghost stories originating right here in Vacationland.