New England Curiosities

Legendary Tours and Events


"New England's Scary Godmother, Roxie Zwicker." - The Boston Herald


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Tales of folklore, ghosts and mysterious history with author and historian Roxie Zwicker. New Hampshire's longest running and original ghost tour!  We do accommodate private tours whenever possible, just ask! 

Roxie has been entertaining the locals, visitors from away and curious souls since with her unique stories since 1994. New England Curiosities has been offering tours and special haunted events since 2002. Highly respected and thoroughly entertaining, you'll be talking about your experience for months to come. So join us and experience why we've been featured in the Boston Herald and the New York Times. Our TV appearances include New Hampshire Chronicle, The History Channel and the Travel Channel! 



We have events going on all winter long! Check our calendar for more details. From workshops and lectures Roxie will keep you entertained throughout the dead of winter! We do also accept reservations for private tours in the off season, weather permitting.

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Roxie is the published author of 7 books on New England folklore and ghost stories. Based on historical research, interviews and the occasional ghostly experience! (More titles added soon!)

Massachusetts Book of the Dead - Graveyard Legends and Lore from the Bay State. Massachusetts's historic graveyards are the final resting places for tales of the strange and supernatural. From Newburyport to Truro, these graveyards often frighten the living, but the dead who rest within them have stories to share with the world they left behind. Author Roxie Zwicker tours the Bay State's oldest burial grounds, exploring the stones, stories and supernatural lore of these hallowed places.



New Hampshire Book of the Dead - Graveyard Legends and Lore from the Granite State. New Hampshire's historic graveyards, from Portsmouth to North Conway, have bizarre and eerie stories to offer their visitors. Graveyards often invoke fear and superstition among the living, but the dead who rest within them may have more to communicate to the world they left behind. Tour the Granite State's oldest burial grounds, and explore the stones, stories and folklore of these hallowed places.





Haunted Pubs of New England - Shares spirited tales from some of New England's oldest taverns. Haunted Portsmouth - Spirits and Shadows of the Past takes readers on a tour of the city's back alleys and docksides filled with lingering whispers and memories of generations long dead. Haunted Portland - from Pirates to Ghost Brides includes chilling tales of creepy graveyards, haunted lighthouses, ghost ships and more.

The Haunted Cemeteries of New England - Stories, Stones and Superstitions. Tales from some of New England's most fascinating and hidden burial grounds. View the collection of gravestone and cemetery photographs from every corner of New England.

Books are available at most major booksellers, including Barnes and Noble and Amazon. Books are also available at Deadwick's Ethereal Emporium, 19 Sheafe St., Portsmouth, NH.

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New England Curiosities
c/o Roxie Zwicker
19 Sheafe St., Portsmouth, NH 03801 
phone: 603-343-7977       email: