Wild laughter. Shrieks of delight. Roaring music. Hushed whispers from dimly lit street corners. The neighborhood around you is alive: artists, musicians, children playing, miscreants making mischief! The dizzying blur of wicked laughter, vivacious music, startling shrills and cheap thrills devour your senses in an irrepressible frenzy of flashbacks.
The Haynie’s Corner Arts District tour brings to life the secrets and tales of mysteries and debauchery that haunt this artistic district, dating back to the 1800’s. You will visit places like the Haynie’s Corner Drug Store and neighborhood brothels, with ghost appearances by George Haynie, Karl Kae Knecht, Benjamin Bosse, former harlots and more.
Tour begins at First Presbyterian Church, and lasts approximately an 1 hour and 15 minutes. Family-friendly. Comfortable walking shoes, a creative sense of curiosity and hiding your eyes (when afraid) is encouraged.