Bayfield Heritage Tours

Enjoy an entertaining walk through historic Bayfield. Our costumed guides tell amusing stories about life and early residents in Bayfield as you see some of the many sites listed on the National Historic Register. You may even encounter a spirit or two when you join the lantern-light Ghost Walk. All walks are family friendly! Walks are 80-90 minutes long. Private walks and group walks can be arranged, as well as step-on guides for bus tours. 2016 Walking Tours include: “Ghosts and Legends of Old Bayfield” - Outdoor visits to some of Bayfield’s most haunted sites. "Sven's Architect Tour" - Historic sites with amusing and tragic stories about Bayfield’s pioneers and their buildings. "Dying to Get In - A Cemetery Walk” - The ghost of Mrs. Curry Bell leads a walk thru Bayfield’s historic cemetery. “Graveyard Tales in the Cemetery” - An evening of ghost stories told in the Bayfield cemetery. See our website calendar or the Bayfield Chamber calendar at for dates, times and locations.

Hours of Operation

Tours mid-May to mid- Oct. Call or visit website for schedule.

History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History
  • Historic Homes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 3/4 to 1 mile