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Ghost Walk of Old Wilmington

8 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
910 794 1866
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Haunting History

They have various ghost tours, but I have only been on one so far. It was very interesting to... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
Wilmington, North Carolina

Great tour! Lots of fun and educational. There definitely are some creepy stories that make you... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
Antelope B
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Journey into the depths of old Wilmington on a 90-minute adventure to the city's most actively haunted homes & burial grounds. Hear eerie tales of ghostly occurrences including encounters during recent tours. Locally owned & operated. Over 25,000 tours conducted since 1999.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“ghost stories” (23 reviews)
“story telling” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 18:30 - 20:00, 20:30 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
8 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
910 794 1866

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Reviewed 24 August 2015

They have various ghost tours, but I have only been on one so far. It was very interesting to learn about downtown Wilmington and who used to occupy some of the homes (and why some never really left). Make sure you wear good walking shoes...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Great tour! Lots of fun and educational. There definitely are some creepy stories that make you think. Very educational and a lot of fun. It's the perfect tour for a night out. The tour guides do a great job with all ages. Just remember it's...More

2  Thank Antelope B
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

We attending a ghost tour in late August. It was an interesting tour of the history of Wilmington. It was an 1 1/2 hour tour on a warm evening. The guide was pretty entertaining and had some acting talents! Very good presentation!!

1  Thank RLBaker8
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Be prepared to walk. Our group was small about 10 people choose the 830 walk. Made about 4 stops spending roughly 5-10 minutes listening to the guide. Guide is a great story teller but strictly business. No small talk between stops. History wonderful, ghost I...More

Thank Lee N
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Did the 8:30 tour and Michael was our tour guide. We were a little hesitate to take our 10 year old daughter but had no issues. They over several different tours of the ghost walk and this was our first, so we are excited to...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This was a great walking tour of the area. Our guide was very knowledgeable. Tour is an hour and a half and about a mile and a half up and down hills.

1  Thank Helen A
Reviewed 25 June 2015

My husband and I were looking forward to this - we love a good ghost walk. Unfortunately, over the 90 minute tour we maybe heard 5 ghost stories. Our guide was wearing a kilt (sorry I've forgotten his name), so I had high hopes that...More

2  Thank ckstaley
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Went with two teenagers and it was a great diversion for the evening. Our guide was fun and knowledgable. The teens had fun as did the parents. Take the later tour if possible. It was good fun after dark. I would do this again if...More

3  Thank Busygirl028
Reviewed 25 May 2015

I took the tour with Kitty, who was dressed like the black-veiled widow in Edward Gorey's drawings for "Mystery!" She was an excellent storyteller and guide as we walked around downtown Wilmington. She explained the historical figures connected to each location, as well as the...More

1  Thank Traveler M
Reviewed 7 May 2015

First of all, we can't say enough about our tour guide, John Henry Scott. He combined warmth, humor and drama with a ghostly educational tour of the old downtown Wilmington, NC area. What a treat! Mr. Scott has a background as a professional character actor,...More

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