Ghost Town Relics

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05/28/2021

How are you doing out there it’s been a long time I hope you’re all well I’m doing a little better I was quite sick with my thyroid

05/28/2021

Hey this is Izzy at Silver cityGhost Town

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10/24/2018

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HALLOWEEN GHOST HUNT EVENTS SATURDAY OCTOBER 27th & HALLOWEEN NIGHT WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 31st! Join us for our last two public History/Mystery Lantern Tours & Live Paranormal Investigations of 2018! Help us and a stellar cast of paranormal investigators celebrate our 30th year of operations! and Izzy's facebook.com/izzytheghosttowncat 10th birthday!

The Facts::
When: Each night gates open 8:30 pm tickets available 8 pm on site or prepay by phone.760 379 5146
Where: Silver City Ghost Town 3829 Lake Isabella Blvd. Bodfish, CA 93205
Cost: $15.00 per person (all ages). All proceeds go to museum operations.
Payment methods Cash only accepted at gate or prepay,by credit card by phone prior to event.
Questions or purchase advance tickets contact: 760-379-5146

More Facts:
Official website for these events: facebook.com/silvercityghosttown
Official website for overview: silvercityghosttown.org
Email: [email protected]
Other days/hours: Open daily 10 am to 4 pm (5 pm Saturdays).
General (self-guided tour) day admission : 13 & up $5.50, ages 6 to 12 $4.50, FREE for kids 5 & under.

The Details:
These acclaimed History/Mystery Lantern Light Tours & Live Paranormal Investigations all feature MC & guide J Paul Corlew as seen on Bio HD's paranormal series "My Ghost Story" and online show "Haunted Discoveries". Corlew is also founder of GRIT Paranormal. These events are both lantern tours & interactive paranormal investigations with advice, tips & demonstrations from Corlew and guest investigators see below for list of co-hosts and bios..

Izzy the ghost town cat will be here too and we will be celebrating his 10th birthday and 8th year of having mysteriously appeared here on Halloween 2010. In no time he began to give guided tours and claimed his lifetime positron as CEO (Cat Executive Officer) shortly there after.
said Corlew who added "Izzy has appeared (or has been featured) on Bio HD, Bakersfield Fox News , NBClosangeles.com the cover of the Kern River Courier Newspaper and more. Izzy most recently appears as himself in a feature film “The Retribution of the Wolf". Available at Vendio and be sure to friend and follow him at facebook.com/izzytheghossttowncat

GRIT team members will be at every event. GRIT is an acronym for Ghost Research/Rescue Investigation/Intervention Team. According to their page the group was founded "To promote Paranormal RESEARCH and education, to RESCUE trapped families and spirits, and to conduct ethical and scientific INVESTIGATIONS and INTERVENTIONS where warranted". Check them out and "Like" on facebook.com/GritParanormal

During previous investigations at Silver City (GRIT members have investigated many times) they have captured startling paranormal evidence. Watch an amazing video of them in action at a local cabin on Vimeo with this link: w.w.w://vimeo.com/81070754 During and after Corlew’s History/Mystery Lantern Tour GRIT members will show evidence, demonstrate techniques and teach members of the public basic ethical paranormal investigative protocol. The group will be conducting a live interactive paranormal investigation & demonstrate tips & techniques. Guests will get hands on experience in a real live paranormal investigation. The GRIT team will show how to use digital recorders to capture EVP’s (Electronic Voice Phenomenon), EMF meters (they can register electronic spikes), IR (infrared) and full spectrum video and still cameras as well as working with the iOvilus and other gear.

Over the last 40 plus years the Ghost Town has been the location of dozens of alleged sightings of ghostly apparitions & other paranormal activity by visitors & staff alike. It is ranked the 6th most haunted site in America by PBS' perennial series "This Old House" online.

Silver City has also been investigated by dozens of paranormal groups. Many reportedly captured evidence of poltergeists; Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP's), paranormal photographs & some groups have had physical encounters & captured anomalous videos. During the lantern tours Corlew (who has lived on site for 30 years) will recount the eerie legends of the valley & focus on the numerous controversial paranormal events & sightings which have reportedly occurred at Silver City...
Robert and Bridget Honings are a married independent team that have been investigating the paranormal for about a decade throughout the Southern California area. They specialize in the collection of audio and video evidence including E.V.P. (electronic voice phenomenon). They have worked closely with Planet Paranormal as well as other paranormal groups focusing on contact with spirit on board the world famous Queen Mary in Long Beach Ca., California Historical State Landmarks, sacred Native American burial sites as well as many other haunted locations. They have been featured on local radio and will be appearing at Silver City Ghost Town in Bodfish Ca. Saturday Oct. 27th for the fifth year in a row along side renowned psychic and paranormal investigators....

Also did you see them on Ghost adventures? We welcome back another veteran para-couple Joe & Viccii Ruffulo who will be here on the 27th and team with over 10 years of paranormal investigative experience. Investigations they have conducted include: The Queen Mary, The Armargosa Hotel & Opera House, Goldfield, Glen Tavern Inn & many more. Vici is emphatic and her sensitive abilities allow her to feel the emotions of spirits that make themselves known to her. They are donating two brand new Three in one Ghost Meter Plus devices for a fund raising raffle to be held Saturday night. All proceeds These are invaluable tools and GRIT Paranormal has them for many investigations.

Author Brian Clune co-founder of Planet Paranormal is also a published author at Schiffer Publishing and History Press with the following titles:
California's Historic Haunts (Silver City has the longest chapter in the
great guide!) Haunted RMS Queen Mary, Haunted San Pedro, Hollywood Obscura, Haunted Universal Studios., Frank Sumption: Thinking Outside of the Box.will be here Halloween night. Ask him about his run in chasing a ghost here a couple of years ago. https://www.facebook.com/PlanetParanormal1/?ref=hovercard Brian has promised to bring some of his books for the Halloween night raffle

All proceeds will go to Silver City to assist in the preservation of this historic site.
If you have ever wanted to be part of a paranormal investigation or simply want to learn the fascinating history of the Kern River Valley you will love these unique events. Attendees are welcome to bring cameras & their own ghost hunting gear & join in or they can just observe & enjoy the unique presentation & live investigation. What historic figure had his grave dug up after his passing & why? What event, witnessed by dozens of individuals during a night tour caused Silver City to be listed as one of the top 15 most haunted sites in the U.S.A.? What is a little girl’s apparition doing in the jail? These & many other questions will be addressed during the LIVE investigation & guided tour.

Advance tickets for the lantern tours are available at shops out front shops or by credit card purchase by telephone (760-379-5146) or purchased at the Trading Post (cash or credit) prior to event. They will also be on sale at 8:00 pm the night of each event at the front gate by cash only). The tour will be from 8:30 to 10:30 PM Sometimes a little over, with time after for individual exploration of the site & face time with the experts. The cost is only $15.00 per person (all ages). All proceeds from admissions & these special events are utilized (as they have for 28 years) for continuing operations costs on site. No public funds or tax dollars are utilized to operate Silver City. Children under 16 must be accompanied by a paid adult. All updates announced on Facebook hit "LIKE" or 'FOLLOW' to get the news feed. "Don’t miss these events!” said Corlew.

07/22/2018

Don't forget we get new old items almost every day. And we are open daily 10 to 4 (5 pm Saturday) Buy-Sell-Trade!

06/16/2018
Silver City Ghost Town

Silver City Ghost Town

Historic Silver City Ghost Town Bodfish California
Now open year round (weather permitting) 7 days per week 10 AM-4 PM, (5 PM Saturdays)

03/17/2018
Silver City Ghost Town

Silver City Ghost Town

Our first History Mystery Lantern tours for 2018 are scheduled for April 7th and the 21st. $15 per person starts 8 pm ends 10 pm all details will be published this page soon! Mark your calendars...see you here! We found this vid on Youtube...wind or paranormal activity?
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03/15/2018
Silver City Ghost Town

Izzy has Cameo appearance in this video

At long last Silver City Ghost Towns episode on Biography Channels paranormal series My Ghost Story with interview featuring J Paul Corlew & Co (did you see Izzy Theghosttowncat ?). Note: there is a brief commercial half way through the video for upcoming shows...that is NOT the end of the video, keep watching to get the full story. Click the BLUE LINK below to start where our segment begins!
https://youtu.be/uAzQwzlUK1Y?t=14m16s

03/11/2018
Silver City Ghost Town

Do you believe in Ghosts? Watch this video and tell us what you think

At long last Silver City Ghost Towns episode on Biography Channels paranormal series My Ghost Story with interview featuring J Paul Corlew & Co (did you see Izzy Theghosttowncat ?). Note: there is a brief commercial half way through the video for upcoming shows...that is NOT the end of the video, keep watching to get the full story. Click the BLUE LINK below to start where our segment begins!
https://youtu.be/uAzQwzlUK1Y?t=14m16s

03/10/2018
Silver City Ghost Town

Silver City Ghost Town

At long last Silver City Ghost Towns episode on Biography Channels paranormal series My Ghost Story with interview featuring J Paul Corlew & Co (did you see Izzy Theghosttowncat ?). Note: there is a brief commercial half way through the video for upcoming shows...that is NOT the end of the video, keep watching to get the full story. Click the BLUE LINK below to start where our segment begins!
https://youtu.be/uAzQwzlUK1Y?t=14m16s

Silver City Ghost Town
12/23/2017

Silver City Ghost Town

Out front of Silver City Ghost Town there's a shop called Ghost Town Relics Antiques & Collectibles. It's having a mega sale! Every single item in all six rooms on sale 10 to 20% off its already low prices. The store is packed to the ceiling with hundreds of new arrivals including a huge collection of Coca-Cola items (and other sodas) from the 60s, 70s and 80s. You will also probably meet the owner Izzy Theghosttowncat This amazing shop is entering its 30th year of operation! Like the ghost town behind it it's open 7 days a week 362 days a year weather permitting, it's closed only on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day . Please check it out and follow at:
www.Facebook.com/GhostTownRelics

Hey this is Izzy you got to get over here and check out my store. I've been thinking of all the good times and the great...
12/10/2017

Hey this is Izzy you got to get over here and check out my store. I've been thinking of all the good times and the great friends we have met AND the amazing antiques I found over the years. Then I remembered Its our 29th anniversary of being open to the public! Yep, our Grand Opening was December 6th, 1988! Come help me and my human celebrate! And for the holidays we're having a giant sale. Everything in all six rooms is 10 to 20% off depending on what you buy....the more you buy the more you save. We have Vintage quilts, Victorian items, Asian art, vintage clothing, pottery, wagon wheels, old toys, robots, western collectibles, mining artifacts, primitives, fossils, Crystals. advertising items, knives, razors, swords, movie props. rustics, relics yard art, old tools and many unique and one of a kind items for that hard to shop for person. There is too much to list but take my word for it there is lots more!, . Any item (or items with a total of $49 and up will receive 10% off already low prices. Thousands of items to choose from and more arriving daily. Antique bottles from $5, framed art from $10, thousands of vintage post cards from $1, A huge collection of classic vintage vinyl record albums from $3 all genres (including Rock: Zepp, Stones, Fleetwood Mac etc, Country:Hank, Willie, Waylon, Buck and Merle etc. Pop:Madonna, Abba, Beach Boys, James Taylor etc, etc. We have hundreds of antique photographs including tin types, CDV;s, Cabinet and early 20th century pix! Got it? Good! Now git it!

Hey you got to get over here and check out my store. I think of all the good times and the  amazing antiques I aound ove...
12/09/2017

Hey you got to get over here and check out my store. I think of all the good times and the amazing antiques I aound over the years. Its our 29th anniversary of being open to the public! Yep our Grand Opening was December 6th, 1988! Come help me and my human celebrate the holidays we're going to have a giant sale everything in all rooms is 10 to 20% off depending on what you buy....the more you buy the the most you save.

Silver City Ghost Town
11/23/2017

Silver City Ghost Town

We will be closed on Thursday Thanksgiving Day & back open on Friday and everyday all the way till Christmas. Do you have a hard to buy for person person on your Christmas list? Be sure to check out the antiques, collectibles and gift shops out front of the ghost town! There are hundreds and hundreds of rare items available for purchase beginning on Black Friday including many one of a kind gifts and rarities. Nothing held back, everything will be at least 10% off beginning Black Friday. And yes we set accept all major credit cards for ghost town admissions and purchases at Silver City Ghost Town. Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

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Address

3829 Lake Isabella Blvd
Bodfish, CA
93205-9635

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 4pm
Tuesday 10am - 4pm
Wednesday 10am - 4pm
Thursday 10am - 4pm
Friday 10am - 4pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm

Telephone

(760) 379-5146

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