SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Purdue offering extra spooky History of Horror Tour

The third year of Purdue's History of Horror Tour is offering a more scary option.

Posted: Oct. 25, 2018 1:10 PM
Updated: Oct. 26, 2018 9:58 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Purdue is offering a twist on an annual fall event.

The third year of Purdue's History of Horror Tour is offering a more scary option.

Student Life is hosting the outdoor walking tour. It tells the tale of true stories of Purdue University from the 1800's to the mid-1900's.

Story tellers will be dressed in authentic costumes.

Braver souls can check out the scare tours. It's the same tour, but with ghouls and goblins jumping out along the way.

Either experience offers a lesson in Boilermaker history.

"It's just very authentic and just a very cool and family friendly experience to come learn a little bit about the history of some of the events that have taken place here," said Purdue United Way Director Megan Dale.

Family friendly tours are from 7 to 9 p.m. and scare tours begin at 9 p.m.

Tours will run every 30 minutes and start at the Stewart Center.

Tickets cost $8.

All proceeds benefit the United Way.

Dale said accomodations are available for those needed assistance during the walking tour.

For more information on Purdue's History of Horror Tour, click here.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Overcast
71° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 71°
Kokomo
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 72°
Rensselaer
Scattered Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 68°
Fowler
Scattered Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 68°
Williamsport
Overcast
71° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 71°
Crawfordsville
Scattered Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 71°
Frankfort
Scattered Clouds
74° wxIcon
Hi: 78° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 74°
Delphi
Broken Clouds
69° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 69°
Monticello
Broken Clouds
69° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 69°
Logansport
Broken Clouds
72° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 72°
Storms late tonight.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events