The Vault of Souls, located at 611 N Franklin Street in the heart of downtown Tampa, returns to offer the most sophisticated scares the city has to offer. From October 26th to the 29th, visitors will embark on a bone-chilling journey through the haunted depths of Tampa’s former Exchange National Bank. This exquisitely eerie experience provides adults with a unique opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the ghostly ambiance of Halloween.
This year, The Vault unveils new sinister apparitions, inspired by the shadows of Tampa’s enigmatic past. Encounter The Ghostly Black Widow, convicted in a nefarious scheme involving her wealthy spouse, and The White Whale, a figure enshrouded in whispers of underground gambling and fierce rivalry. Sometimes, as you delve into Tampa’s dark history, things become clear in black and white.
Prepare for an expedition into the basement, where spine-tingling surprises await. These are the sophisticated thrills that define the Halloween experience in Tampa.
Guests will have the opportunity to partake in four interactive performances throughout the evening:
- THE ARRIVAL: Step into the lavish marble lobby where you’ll encounter a sumptuously adorned cocktail bar, dancers, and mesmerizing paranormal performances by both the living and the departed.
- THE RITUAL: Descend into the mysterious underground labyrinth, guided by words and whispers from the past.
- THE READERS CLEARING: Seek out Tarot Readers and Spiritualists who will assist you in decompressing and interpreting your journey into the realm beyond.
- THE STARLIGHT: Bask under the starlit skies in a garden oasis, relishing enigmatic entertainment and sipping on delightful concoctions.
The experience includes a welcoming cocktail, delectable hand-passed hors d’oeuvres, tempting desserts, and convenient valet parking.