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Carolina History & Haunts

300 W Washington St, In front of the Melvin Municipal Building at the flagpole, Greensboro, NC 27401-2624
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Eerie and informative!

Our tour guide Missy was fantastic! Very knowledgeable and a great storyteller. Her outfit... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Butch_Flint
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Asheboro, North Carolina
Great activity/tour!

I'm a history buff who is also interested in the paranormal so this was great. My best friend just... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Bianca M
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Historical ghost walking tour guided by the eerie glow of candlelight. Expect to see historic landmarks, where a ghost or two may also linger. Find out how some of Greensboro's historic, and sometimes tragic, events have shaped the city you see today. Tours operate all year, but dates and times do change. Private tours and group rates are available for groups of six or more any day of the week.
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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300 W Washington St, In front of the Melvin Municipal Building at the flagpole, Greensboro, NC 27401-2624
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Our tour guide Missy was fantastic! Very knowledgeable and a great storyteller. Her outfit definitely added to the ambiance of the tour. I wish I had taken some pictures, but I was too busy trying to remember the stories being told. Learned a lot about...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I'm a history buff who is also interested in the paranormal so this was great. My best friend just moved to Greensboro so we decided to take the tour, and we're very happy we did. Our tour guide was super friendly, and she gave us...More

Thank Bianca M
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The tour was very informative. We learned so much about the city. We enjoyed the history which demonstrated how the area was settled. There was a huge quaker presence here. The guide was very smart and well spoken with the right amount humor.

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had a "private" walk on Halloween afternoon. There were just the 2 of us and they took us for the walk anyway. They say they will do it for 1 person or a big group. The owner of the business took us on our...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

A group of my fellow students booked a tour on Saturday, 10/28. Missy was our tour guide. She was great! I arrived a skeptic and left with many questions... it was especially eerie to eat at a haunted restaurant after! Thanks for the fun experience!...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour through the historic West End neighborhood. Our guide was very informative and told stories that kept us on the edge of our feet so to speak. We learned quite a bit of history that we had never heard before and...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

I enjoyed the Ghost tour and learned a lot of history about downtown Greensboro. This was the first Ghost Tour my wife and I have taken in our own town (we've done a few in other states) The history that we had no idea about...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Meet in front of Hurst Bldg, comfortable walk with a very animated and enjoyable guide. Well worth it!!

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

A few years ago, an out-of-town guest and I went on the haunted tour of Greensboro. It was a wonderful experience -- one my friend still talks about. So this October when another guest arrived from Arizona, I booked the tour again. And once again,...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Dan led us on a short walk in downtown Greensboro to share his knowledge of the history and the intriguing stories that accompany an old city. He was adept at pacing the walk to meet our needs and managed to keep the teen in our...More

Thank Kate D
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Maira L
24 May 2016|
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Response from CarolinaHistoryHaunt | Property representative |
Hello! It depends on your payment preference. If you would like to pay by cash, the price would be $15.00 per person and you would need to call 336-905-4060 for a reservation. If you would prefer to pay with a Credit... More
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Sam F
24 April 2015|
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Response from Lisa P | Reviewed this property |
Tours are done on Friday and Saturday evenings and whenever there is a full moon (dates vary). Tours begin at 8 p.m. and meet downtown at the Melvin Municipal Building at 300 West Washington Street.
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NCPartyof6
11 April 2015|
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Response from Lisa P | Reviewed this property |
I think it is great for kids. The tour guide seemed to enjoy the children on the tour I attended. One little girl got a bit frightened and decided to ride on dad's shoulders for awhile. If your child is restless, however... More
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