Get in the Halloween Spirit at the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion in Norwalk


800px-norwalkctlockwoodmansionsoside09032007If you’re searching for a spooky thrill to get in the Halloween spirit, look no further than the exquisite Lockwood-Mathews Mansion, which will be hosting its annual Ghostly Sightings Tours for the final two weekends in October! Residents of the apartments in Morningside Gardens in Norwalk are only a short walk away from this historic landmark and unique Halloween adventure.

Ghostly Sighting Tours will take place October 24-26 and October 29-31 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. with general admission tickets priced at $20 per person. Adventurous attendees will experience a tour of the first floor of the mansion, learning more about its deep history, including the time period between 1868 and 1938 when it was a private residence. Visitors may even encounter a ghost who is known to haunt the home every Halloween!

Built and originally owned by financier and railroad baron LeGrand Lockwood, the 62-room mansion has unparalleled architecture from the Victorian Era and is highlighted by exceptional Gilded Age interiors and furniture, a must-see for Norwalk residents! While the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion no longer serves as a home, it is a hot spot for local events, fundraisers, festivals and attractions. It has also been featured in several television specials, including A&E’s American Castles, the 1970’s series House of Dark Shadows and in recent years, served as the backdrop in the major motion picture The Stepford Wives.

For more information about the nearby apartments for rent at Morningside Gardens in Norwalk, visit the Leasing Center at 32 Prospect Avenue or call 203-325-3848. You can also call or text Nicole on her cell at 203-273-7329.

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