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Tour Old Wilmington

1 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4440
+1 910-409-4300
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Historical Walking Tours

We visited the Tourist information Center and picked up a brochure on Historical Walking Tours. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dajeco
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New York City, New York
good historical walking tour

Enjoyed hearing about the residents and history. Didn't care for people joining mid tour but what... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
Marcella T
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Demorest, Georgia
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1 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4440
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Tourist information Center and picked up a brochure on Historical Walking Tours. We called the telephone number to arrange a tour. Our guide met us in 15 minutes and my husband and I went on a delightful walk with our guide Lori...More

Thank dajeco
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Enjoyed hearing about the residents and history. Didn't care for people joining mid tour but what are you going to do.

1  Thank Marcella T
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Lori gave us an excellent tour of a portion of historic downtown Wilmington on a warm summer evening. She could not have been more gracious or informative. We enjoyed learning about the people and places associated with the historic homes and other sites. Lori knows...More

1  Thank Ty B
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We did tour #1 out of 7, as told to us by our tour guide. He was witty and knowledgeable about the area. A nice 45-50 minute ride around downtown with interesting stories to take home!

Thank ccoviello21
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We had a great time! Lori is so knowledgeable about Wilmington history. It was hot and humid, but she made it so much fun and so interesting we forgot about the heat! I would recommend this walking tour to anyone that loves history.

2  Thank RobertaC1632
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Lori was FANTASTIC!!! She was very informative while making the tour a lot of fun as well!!! She gave us all kinds of fun facts and a lot o historical information. She has worked as a docent in several of the historical homes and has...More

2  Thank labete1
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I've taken two tours with Lori and her knowledge, humor, and presentation were wonderful on both tours. During the old Wilmington tour, we walked past historic homes and heard interesting and fascinating stories of their past. During the Cotton Exchange tour, we were entertained with...More

2  Thank laurawilmington
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This one hour walking tour led by Lori is jam-packed with all kinds of stories and details that bring the history of Wilmington to life. Although it was almost 100 degrees we did not want it to end. We got to learn about the families...More

4  Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 15 June 2015

We explored Wilmington several times during our 2 day stay. The town is very charming with so much to see and explore. It's very easy to navigate by walking and taking in all the sites. We really enjoyed it.

1  Thank abooklady
Reviewed 18 May 2015

The ghost tour was fun and interesting. We learned a lot about the history of the area with some fun little tidbits of ghost sightings in the past. My daughter was disappointed that she didn't see any real ghosts!

1  Thank hobbes42
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pmhb3007
Is it possible to book a walking tour for 3 adults and 3 students on Tuesday, June 14 at 10am?
13 June 2016|
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Response from Jack C |
Anytime you come to Wilmington NC. Please give Tour Old Wilmington a call at 910-409-4300. Thanks
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Donna B
Which tour is best as far as seeing the old slave quarters, etc.? My husband loves Civil war history. Where would we start as far as finding out where, when, and how much?
18 May 2015|
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Response from Patty T | Reviewed this property |
We found this walking tour to touch on everything. Lori is very knowledgable about the Civil War as it applies to Wilmington. You can tell Lori what you are particularly interested and she can give more details on that... More
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