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The Restless Ghost is a quest in OSRS in which you are tasked with getting rid of a ghost that is haunting the Lumbridge Graveyard. It’s a short and simple quest for F2P that has no requirements.

In this OSRS The Restless Ghost Guide, we’ll go through all the steps to complete the quest.

This guide is a part of our OSRS Optimal Quest Guide.

Why Complete the Restless Ghost Quest?

Players complete The Restless Ghosts because it is a short quest that allows you to skip prayer levels 1 – 9. Furthermore, this completion of this quest is necessary for a bunch of other useful quests including Animal Magnetism.

Quest Requirements

skill requirements Skill Requirements

There are no skill requirements.

quest requirements Quest Requirements

There are no quest requirements.

item requirements Item Requirements

There are no item requirements.


  • (3) Teleports to Lumbridge
  • Necklace of Passage (Teleports you to the Wizard Tower)

OSRSGuide Recommendation:

Use the Quest Helper Plugin for Runelite.

The Quest Helper Plugin makes Questing TONS easier.

  • Helps keep track of the item requirements and whether you have them on you or not
  • Displays a quest guide in the sidebar
  • Highlights NPCs you need to talk to
  • Knows which dialogue you need to use during the quest
  • Shows the next location in the quest on your map

If you want to install it, you can install the Quest Helper directly from your Plugin Hub on Runelite.

install the quest helper plugin for runelite from the runelite plugin hub

The Restless Ghost Guide

1. Start in Lumbridge
2.Locate the hut in the Lumbridge Swamp
3. Get to the Lumbridge Graveyard
4. Get to the Wizards Tower
5. Finish the quest in the Lumbridge Graveyard

1. Start in Lumbridge

location osrsYou can use the home teleport in your magic menu. This teleport is available every 30 minutes. P2P members should buy Lumbridge teleport tablets from the Grand Exchange to speed up the quest.

Speak with Father Aereck in the Lumbridge church to start the Restless Ghost quest.

start the restless ghost by speaking with father aereck in lumbridge church
Dialogue: 3 – 1

2. Locate the hut in the Lumbridge Swamp

location osrsF2P: run here from the Lumbridge church
P2P: use a necklace of passage to teleport to the Wizards tower and walk towards the hut
location of the lumbridge swamp hut for the restless ghost

Speak with Father Urhney inside the hut. He’ll give you a Ghostspeak amulet. Equip it.

speak with father urhney in the lumbridge swamp hut to obtain the ghostspeak amulet
Dialogue: 2 – 1

3. Head to the Lumbridge Graveyard

location osrsF2P: run back or use your home teleport if its active
P2P: use a Lumbirdge teleport tab

The Lumbridge Graveyard is located just behind the Lumbridge church. Go inside the hut with the coffin.

Make sure your Ghostspeak amulet is equipped and click on the coffin.

A ghost will appear, speak with him. He’ll task you with finding his skull.

click on the coffin in the graveyard to spawn the restless ghost
Dialogue: 1

4. Head to the Wizards Tower

location osrsF2P: run here from Lumbridge
P2P: use your Necklace of Passage to teleport to the Wizards Tower
teleport to the wizards tower

Once inside the Wizards Tower, take the ladder to the basement.

Here, locate the altar and right-click to search it. You will find a skull.

A level 13 skeleton will spawn and attack you, and run away from it or teleport to Lumbridge.

inside the wizards tower, search the altar to find a skull

5. Return to the Graveyard

Use the skull on the coffin to complete your quest.

return the skull to the lumbridge graveyard by using it on the coffin to finish your quest

Quests Rewards

Congratulations. You’ve finished The Restless Ghost. The rewards are the following:

  • 1 Quest point
  • 1,125 Prayer Experience
  • A ghost speak amulet which will be useful for future quests

The Restless Ghost Quick Guide

If you prefer to follow along with a video, check out Slayermusiq’s Quest Guide on The Restless Ghost.

More F2P Quest Guides:


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