The Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult: the world's only mobile museum of the unexplained

The world’s only mobile museum of the unexplained, the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult, is the first museum of its kind, and the only place where curious guests can hold real haunted objects, meet the occult experts who’ve spent their lives researching the unexplained, and even help further the field of paranormal research by investigating the mysterious pieces themselves. Now the museum is ready to enhance your event.

As internationally-recognized authorities on the subject of the unexplained, curators Greg & Dana Newkirk have been presenting to crowds all over North America for years, educating, fascinating, and freaking-out guests at some of the country’s most popular conventions and private events like Strange EscapesScareFest, the Mothman Festival, and Ghost Adventures‘ Nick Groff’s cross-country tour. Whether your audience is ten or ten thousand, the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult will provide your guests with an interactive experience they’ll never forget.


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Featuring items from famous cases like The Amityville Horror, the true story that inspired The Exorcist, and the real-life ghost hunters behind The Conjuring films, the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult allows attendees the rare opportunity to reach out and touch the history behind their favorite haunting tales of the unexplained.

Whether visitors are investigating ancient idols with the power to deliver messages in dreams, testing their psychic powers with vintage parapsychology equipment, or receiving a tarot reading from a haunted deck, with hundreds of rare, unique, and supernaturally-significant artifacts to choose from, no two museum exhibitions are ever alike.


In addition to bringing the museum’s incredible artifacts to curious visitors across the world, Greg and Dana provide entirely unique, entertaining, and informative multimedia lectures on all aspects of the strange and the unexplained.

From convincing arguments that Bigfoot may be a ghost, to step-by-step instructions on how to get abducted by aliens, to the scariest paranormal evidence they’ve ever captured on camera, their supernatural adventures have resulted in presentations that are laugh-out-loud hilarious and edge-of-your-seat thrilling.

Their current presentation is titled Possessions: the Study of Haunted Objects, and provides an intimate look at both the fun and frightening sides of curating the world’s only mobile paranormal museum.

The Newkirks deliver a lecture on haunted artifacts to a standing-room only crowd at Michigan Paracon

As two of the world’s only full-time paranormal investigators, Dana & Greg Newkirk are in a unique position to lead your guests on guided ghost hunts, Bigfoot-tracking expeditions, and other supernatural adventures that are both fun and educational.

Their research taken them to many of the world’s most incredible locations, and have been featured on hit television shows like Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot and Destination America’s Paranormal Lockdown – now your guests can join the Newkirks to experience a real paranormal adventure of their own.

From testing cutting-edge investigation tools, to performing traditional Victorian séances, to taking part in groundbreaking paranormal experiments, there’s a special experience perfect for your event.

Museum founder Dana Newkirk leads an investigation into ghostly activity in a haunted forest.

As if the incredible collection of artifacts on display at museum exhibitions wasn’t enough, the Newkirks will occasionally dig deep into the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult’s vaults and present special, limited-engagement exhibitions.

Past events have included The Séance with John E.L. Tenney, an interactive experiment in spirit communication conducted with long-forgotten tools from the past and revolutionary devices from the present, as well as the Volatile Artifacts Exhibition, a rare glimpse at some of the most sensitive and unsettling pieces in the Newkirk collection.

These rare and limited-time exhibitions are nearly always a sell-out.

The Gatekeeper, a powerful haunted artifact in Greg & Dana Newkirk's Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult.

Named one of the ten “weirdest museums to visit” by The Independent, the curators of the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult have a knack for garnering great press wherever they go.

With features in Cosmopolitan, Reader’s Digest, and Coast to Coast AM, interviews on Nerdist’s Bizarre States, Mysterious Universe, and Euphomet, and appearances on Travel Channel’s Mysteries at the Museum, TLC’s Kindred Spirits, and Destination America’s Paranormal Lockdown, the Newkirks know how to make a lasting impression.

Check out the museum’s press page for more features and interviews with some of the world’s leading media outlets.

The Newkirks bring Billy and The Crone to Nerdist's Bizarre States podcast

Ready to give your attendees a supernatural experience of a lifetime with bonafide experts in the field of paranormal investigation? Booking the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult is easy. Just reach out to our agent by clicking the button below, or email [email protected] and we’ll be in touch.


If you’d like the Newkirks and the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & Occult to come to your town, but you can’t find an exhibition near you, you can request the museum at one of your area’s leading events. Click the button below for a list of events near you and more information about requesting an exhibition.