Grim Philly at a Glance!
- Best- voted best city tour in Philadelphia!
Unique- unforgettable one of a kind dark variety content mix different from any other tour you will find.
- Expert- university professor led tours; one solid year of research & development in to each ghost tour for the highest value in entertainment & fact.
Get to Know Professor Joe
Holding a graduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Professor Joe Wojie; as per his role as a collegiate professional, is a regular lecturer on a number of historic, civic oriented; and sometimes macabre topics at such New Jersey institutions as Rider University and CCC; and is currently History Content Area Chairperson at University of Phoenix Philadelphia Area Campuses where he has served as subject matter expert in course development; on Library Committee in an advisory capacity with regard to University holdings, and assists with regular faculty evaluation and mentorship. Professor Wojie additionally facilitates teacher training workshops on behalf of the Center for Civic Leadership and Responsibility (a branch of Camden College) through courses he has developed designed to satisfy Core Curriculum standards 6.3, 6.4, and 6.5 in order to assist certified teachers to remain in compliance with professional development requirements in order to maintain their teaching certification credentials.
As current President of the Palmyra Historical Society's Board of Directors Professor Wojie continues to work in a voluntary capacity in the spirit of community betterment through activism, and is a routine speaker on their behalf.
In addition to volunteering his time for the past decade to furthering the
historical preservation efforts of the Franklin Institute's Curatorial
Department in Philadelphia; Professor Wojie is a National Endowment for the
Humanities grant recipient and Summer Scholar for 2010, and member of the
Society for Historians of the Early American Republic.
In appreciation for the potential in entertainment value of the dark & macabre; together with adherence to the strict rigor of fact checking and in depth research- each tour offered by Grim Philly Twilight Tours® is meticulously researched and developed personally by Professor Wojie to be factually sound; unique- and far differing in content from any other. In addition to the hundreds of development hours invested behind each tour- the intrinsic value of entertainment and adult fun is always put to the forefront of our final haunted and ghost tour product.
Below find CBS interview write-up and podcast link, as well as Channel 17 video interview and Travel Channel and other links in addition to numerous newspaper clippings on Professor Wojie's philanthropic and volunteer activities during Grim Philly's® maiden season scanned to pdf. Have patience please! pdf files may take up to 6 billion years to load!
"A Guide to Unique Tours in Philadelphia."
"On the Hunt for Philly's Lonely Ghosts."
"Grim Philly: You Don't Have to be a History Buff to Love this Ghostly Tour!"
"A Seedier Side of Philly: Grim Philly’s Cemetery, Serial Killers, Blood & Beer Tour!"
"Philadelphia: City of Ghostly Love."