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Discover Philadelphia’s Haunted History on a Philly Segway Ghost Tour by Wheel Fun Rentals

For Immediate Release:

October 3, 2017

Philadelphia, PA – Just in time to usher in the Halloween season, Philadelphia Segway Tours by Wheel Fun Rentals is delighted to bring back its popular Philly Ghost Tour during the month of October. This supernatural themed tour takes riders through the history of Philadelphia’s haunted past and features a ghost detection meter (a.k.a. electromagnetic field meter) to enhance the fun. Enjoy haunted stops at the home where Edgar Allan Poe wrote a few of his infamous short stories, the St. Peter’s Church cemetery, and many other legendary destinations.
Philly Ghost Tours start from the Independence Visitor Center, located at 1 North Independence Mall West. The first stop on the tour is the President’s House, home of the Liberty Bell and a historic landmark where Benedict Arnold’s betrayal began. The tour continues onto Independence Hall, home of the Clock Tower and the often-sighted ghost of Ben Franklin. Other stops on the Philly Ghost Tour include Old City Hall, Washington Square (be on the lookout for the patrolling Quaker spirit named Jean!), the Benjamin Rush House, City Tavern, and Christ Church Burial Ground – one of the oldest cemeteries in the United States and filled with paranormal hotspots.
Get in the Halloween spirit by learning Philadelphia’s haunted history from witty and knowledgeable tour guides.Philadelphia Segway Tours feature wireless communication, so each creepy point of interest comes to life. Hear stories that include interesting facts and spooky rumors about ghost sightings, murder mysteries, and massive historic burial sites.
To learn more about Philadelphia Segway Tours by Wheel Fun Rentals’ Philly Ghost Tour, visit , or call (805) 650-7770. The Philly Ghost Tour is available throughout the month of October, departing daily. Custom tour dates and times can be accommodated upon request.


About Wheel Fun Rentals
Founded in 1987, Wheel Fun Rentals started with four wheel Surrey cycles, evolved into specialty bike rentals and bike tours, and now offers recreational rentals of all kinds from more than 100 outlets in 16 states. Specializing in unique bikes and tours, Wheel Fun Rentals has been offering clean, healthy family fun and affordable outdoor entertainment to more than 2.5 million customers annually from city and state parks, resorts, and retail outlets through corporate locations and franchised territories. For more information about Wheel Fun Rentals please visit or call 805-650-7770. Follow Wheel Fun Rentals: @WheelFunRentalsOfficial on Facebook, @WheelFunRentalsOfficial on Instagram, and @WheelFunRentals on Twitter.
Media Contact: Sheena Walenta, (805) 650-7770
Discover Philadelphia’s Haunted History on a Philly Segway Ghost Tour by Wheel Fun Rentals