Excerpted from: “10 for 10: Ten must-do events for October in Loudoun”

Loudoun Times Mirror
October 1, 2014

The Loudoun Museum’s Hauntings Tours.16 Loudoun St. SW, Leesburg. 703-777-7427.

Why Go:
This 90-minute tour takes you through Historic Downtown Leesburg. The tours run Oct. 24-25. The tour takes you to private homes and businesses that are said to be haunted.

Insider Tip:
Make reservations ahead of time online as the spaces do fill up. Plan to spend the evening in Leesburg enjoying the shops and restaurants afterward.

Must Do:
Keep an eye out for the Glenfiddich House on King Street, which used to be Harrison Hall. There you will find the friendly ghost of Col. Erasmus Burt.

The Fine Print:
The tours are offered only one weekend a year, Oct. 24-25 from 6-9:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the door or $15 online.