Posted Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

The Morris County Park Commission invites you to experience the “ghost hunting” phenomenon! Paranormal Night is scheduled for the evening of April 9 at the mansion on the grounds of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township.

Paranormal Night

With the help of experts, use investigative tools to conduct readings inside the Colonial Revival Mansion that dates to 1891.

‘Ghost hunts’ are led by the expert staff of Island Paranormal Society, a group with over 10 years of paranormal experience. The Island Paranormal Society is a small, dedicated organization from Long Island, New York that is extremely passionate about the serious study of Paranormal Activity.

The historic Frelinghuysen Mansion was built in 1891 by George Griswold Frelinghuysen, president of the Ballantine Brewing Company and his wife, Sarah Ballantine, granddaughter of Ballantine Brewing Company founder Peter Ballantine.

Paranormal investigations begin at 7:30 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m., on Saturday, April 9. The event includes an introduction to paranormal investigating, a 2-hour investigation, a final presentation of findings with a Q&A, and light refreshments.

Tickets are $45 per person, advance registration is required, and this program is designed for participants 16 and older. For more information, or to purchase tickets visit

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum is located at at 353 East Hanover Avenue in Morris Township.

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Morris County Park Commission, is one of the region’s best park systems in the state of New Jersey, currently protects and maintains 18,600 acres at 38 distinct sites and a year-round calendar of events and activities.