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Franklin on Foot

Franklin, TN 37064
+1 615-400-3808
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Very fun night in Franklin!

My husband and I did the Ghost tour with Franklin on Foot earlier this week. We had an absolute... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kate S
SO MUCH FUN!

I loved this tour! It was so much fun. My husband and I love history and folk lore, and this tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kara C
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Just minutes south of Nashville, Franklin is often cited as one of the most beautiful downtowns in the U.S. Site of "the most famous battle you've never heard of," according to National Geographic, Franklin's Civil War story will amaze and enlighten you on the most divisive time in American history. Our enthusiastic, knowledgeable guides will make your visit an unforgettable experience. Our tours include the Classic Franklin, Civil War in Franklin, Grave Matters in the Cemetery, and for fans of evening activities, the Haunted Franklin, Ghosts of the Battlefield at the Lotz House and Murder and Mayhem Tours. Our Southern Style food tours allow visitors to savor the flavors of the South and learn history at the same time. Most tours are available Monday through Saturday by advance reservation; some tours have minimums. Just call and see how flexible and accommodating we can be.
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“ghost tour” (194 reviews)
“food tour” (34 reviews)
“walking tour” (45 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Franklin, TN 37064
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+1 615-400-3808

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did the Ghost tour with Franklin on Foot earlier this week. We had an absolute BALL! Robert was an excellent and knowledgable tour guide and made the evening fascinating. Great storytelling and interesting history of the city. I will highly recommend...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this tour! It was so much fun. My husband and I love history and folk lore, and this tour was packed full of both! Our tour guide was hilarious and knowledgeable. We totally want to do this again!

Thank Kara C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most interesting tours we have every taken. Lots of history and fascinating stories of the people who lived in the houses and in the town. The tour was reasonably priced and the right amount of time. Beautiful weather and gorgeous town to...More

Thank pamelan481
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun walking tour of several homes in downtown Franklin, supposedly haunted by ghosts. Tour guide was wonderful, very informative of history of the areas and homes. Carried an Ipad with photos capturing images of some ghosts. Well worth the 20. fee and highly recommend.

Thank bordersgroupie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended this tour on Halloween night. Alisha our guide was very engaging and she definitely knew her stories! We laughed we ooh'ed and awed quite a bit. There was not a lot of walking to see 5 places that have ghost. I really enjoyed...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this tour! Alisha was our tour guide and was great. I did the ghost tour and it was fun, spooky, and I was surprised by how much effort they put into the historical research of the stories.

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I have wanted to do this tour for a while and now, we want to do it again! Alicia was an amazing guide. Her in depth knowledge of Franklin history made the tour so much more interesting and her enthusiasm is completely...More

Thank rosannacassidy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide was amazing. Knowledgeable and fun. Met the group on time and stayed on track. This is an all outside walking tour completed in the evening. You view "Haunted homes" from the outside and she gives you the history of each. Fun little tour...More

Thank site120
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to have Alisha for a walking tour thru Franklin to learn of its ghostly legends and such. Her energy and enthusiasm made for a fun evening thru this charming town. I hope to schedule more tours thru this historical area. Don’t...More

Thank Lawrence h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take the ghost tour through Franklin with our three teens and a three month old. We have attended a few tours while traveling in areas like Charleston and liked some and some were ok. This tour was very captivating with stories and...More

Thank Matt H
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Anthony B
22 March 2017|
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Response from tvlfam4 |
Absolutely. We welcome dogs on all our tours. We do briefly go inside a couple places on some daytime tours, however. One is a church that doesn't allow dogs. Which tour were you considering?
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wegocancun
11 September 2016|
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Response from franklin2016563 | Reviewed this property |
Most tours are 90 minutes. Food tour is longer. Cost for most is $20 per adult, less for teens and kids. Not a lot of walking. They stick to downtown historic area, stopping at several spots to tell you about the history.
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Debbie M
26 December 2014|
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Response from HW V-Rod W | Reviewed this property |
Yes – they’re open the week following Christmas! Just contact Super-Guide “Margie” ~HW/LeVR “Deo adjuvante, non timendum”
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