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Boston Ghosts & Gravestones Night-Time Trolley Tour provided by Ghosts & Gravestones

Boston Ghosts & Gravestones Night-Time Trolley Tour

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AU$54.40
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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Hop aboard the “Trolley of the Doomed” and unveil the haunted side of Boston on this alternative evening tour of the city’s spookiest corners. Lead by a costumed host, this tour dives into the haunted history of the city by visiting two of the oldest burying grounds in Boston. The guide’s narration not only entertains but also reveals intriguing historical details about the city’s dark past.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    200 Atlantic Ave
    200 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour boards at the corner of State St beside the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel. Guests are required to check in 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
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  • 1
    Ghosts & Gravestones
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Old Town Trolley Tours
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
  • 3
    Granary Burying Ground
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 4
    Copp's Hill Burying Ground
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    North End
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    200 Atlantic Ave
    200 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour boards at the corner of State St beside the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel. Guests are required to check in 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Embark on a trolley ride through Boston’s haunted history
  • Historic attractions and ghost tales create an entertaining and educational mix
  • The trolley’s open sides allow for unimpeded photos of the passing sites
  • Choose between two evening start times
Important Information
Departure Point
200 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Ghost themed trolley tour
  • Narration by professional tour conductor
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Ghosts & Gravestones
  • Entry/Admission - Old Town Trolley Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Historic Tours of America - Boston
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Parental guidance is recommended for children under 13, as there are stories of murder and mayhem that may not be appropriate for young children
  • When booking, and for contact purposes only, please enter a local Boston hotel phone number or a cell phone number you can be reached on
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
212Reviews
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TKrobath wrote a review Yesterday
South Riding, Virginia266 contributions49 helpful votes
We were looking for something to do one evening while in Boston. We had walked all over the city and a trolley Ghost and Gravestones tour sounded fun. I'm sad to say it was just ok. The best part was hearing the stories while we were in the actual graveyards but the stories
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Donna wrote a review 7 May
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Dorothy aka Dottie was amazing!!From the time we boarded the bus to the time we left , she had everyone captivated on every word. Thank you for such a great night out!!
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carcabbi92 wrote a review 4 May
Agawam, Massachusetts353 contributions40 helpful votes
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Loved the voices of our guides- spooky, great inflection of eeriness. Never been to a burial ground after hours where they had to unlock the gate to enter!
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MrVentures wrote a review 3 May
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Really good tour and part of the G&G chain which operates the trolley tours in several locations. Our tour was led by Percival Goodspeed who led us to several graveyards (for one of them we had a different guide). The tour was not particularly spooky and leaned a little too far
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Marina wrote a review Apr 2021
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Interesting and good way to learn the history of Boston. Well organized.It is not east for me to write in English, so please be satisfied by my short review.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Ghosts & Gravestones Night-Time Trolley Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for reviewing. We are thrilled you had a good time on the tour. We hope you will join us again.
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About the operator

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By: Ghosts & Gravestones
Delmov
Delmov
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Fun time, Great Stories!
The whole evening was fun. The guides did a great job of story telling. A great way to spend an hour an a half.
chrizmp7
chrizmp7
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Ghost Tour
Very cool tour...I recommend for the ones who like Ghost Tours!! Savannah is a cool city with a lot of history and
cassandram158
cassandram158
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I wish I could giveThis tour more than 5 stars
This was absolutely amazing! An absolute must do! The tour guides were top notch! They covered the history of this
sclawgirl2016
sclawgirl2016
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A little history, a little spooky, a lot of fun
An hour and a half of local ghost stories and history. Told in an entertaining fashion. Not recommended for small
H3832XGrichardl
H3832XGrichardl
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Amazing, must visit!
Gertrude was fantastic. You could hear her from miles away. So much knowledge, fun and entertaining all round!
Bill784
Bill784
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I have been to these before in different areas and this was not one of the best
I have used this company before in different areas like New Orleans and Key West but this was not one of the better
dimitriah2020
dimitriah2020
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Boring / slow / disappointing
For newlyweds or nearly dead. Good grief. This is a beautiful city. Can’ t you do any better?? At this price. Ha
markandsusan2019
markandsusan2019
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Scaredy-cat has good fun
My husband and I were in Boston and decided to spend an hour and a half being scared on our last night. Our host wa
MARCS259
MARCS259
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Great evening fun!
We had a great time with our host Millie (hopefully that is correct). The historical stories that she told and the
Halana S
Halana S
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A great ghost tour with lots of history!
The cast was great, especially Stella our hostess! She gave my husband a lot of ribbing and he enjoyed it immensely
juliepoolie20
juliepoolie20
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A Spooky Treat
I had a friend visiting from out of town and her only request was a ghost tour. I liked that there were elements of
caoimhec64
caoimhec64
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Awesome Time at the graveyards
Me and my friend spent the weekend in Boston and decided to go on the tour, as we were already staying in Boston’s
Caitlyn S
Caitlyn S
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Fun but a little over priced
I went on this tour alone because I love ghost tours and this had the best reviews of the ones in Boston. I was sup
Lisa H
Lisa H
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Boo.
Not great. Left the tour early. Long riding with minimal stops. Stories that droned on and on with no ending or r
Sunshine2082
Sunshine2082
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Cool tour!
Bernard was great! Our group wasn't very lively, but Bernard never gave up trying to engage us. His stories were in
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  • Languages Offered: English
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