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Ghost Tours of Galveston

Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-356-9266
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Don't waste your money.....

Jordan was our tour guide and she was very sweet but the tour itself was one of the most boring... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elena D
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Enola, Pennsylvania, United States
Dash Beardsley Ghost Tour--Galveston TX

I have been on several ghost tours in Key West and NOLA. Some good some not. This was a good one. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
suzie j
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The Original Strand Ghost Tour:Galveston's very first public,year round walking ghost tour. Filled with history, mystery and legend. The #1 ghost tour in the state of Texas and the #2 most popular ghost tour in America! 100% fascinating! This tour meets on the steps of the Railroad Museum (25th and Strand Street) Mon-Sat. at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday at 6 p.m.; it is also the only all-year around tour.The Secret Society Cemetery Tour:Come and uncover the hidden and buried secrets of Galveston's very own residents!Time travel with us and walk through the lives of the strange and infamous of Galveston's haunted past. Truth is stranger than fiction! This tour meets at the entrance gate of the Old City Cemetery on 43rd and Broadway Street on Sat. and Sun. at 6 p.m.. Times and days are subject to change.For any inquiries, call our information line at (409) 877-1794. The price for both tours is $15 for adults, $10 for children 10 years old and younger. No reservation required( with a limit of 100 people per tour).
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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+1 409-356-9266
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Jordan was our tour guide and she was very sweet but the tour itself was one of the most boring things I have ever done. While I realize that ghost sightings aren't readily available... we spent about 2 or maybe even 3 hours touring OUTSIDE....More

Thank Elena D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on several ghost tours in Key West and NOLA. Some good some not. This was a good one. I read the negative reviews, and I believe people have the wrong expectations about ghost tours. You will probably never see a ghost. It...More

Thank suzie j
Reviewed 1 week ago

The guides are cheerful and well rehearsed. Good pace. Took us around a few blocks and told lots of spooky stories that took place at or near where we stood and then gave us time to take pics or whatever we wanted. Only part I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was horrible and never showed up to take us on the tour. Don't book it. They don't show up for the tour. We was on our honeymoon and looking forward to the tour but the guide never came. Very unprofessional.

Thank Tammydiego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group had a terrific tour with Gina. She was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We enjoyed hearing about the history and haunting of several of Galveston's buildings.

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Thank Judy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was wanting to do this tour for some time and was really looking forward to it on Halloween weekend. I figured it would be busy, but there were justvwayvtoo many people in the group. Plus random drunks kept joining the group as we walked...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of six went and it was a total waste. There was 100 people and you could not hear well and some of the other group were really into their drinking. I felt like all the stories stared off “I heard from a person...More

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Thank Shsugrad02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MUCH too crowded!!!!! Difficult to hear the guide. What stories we DID hear were entertaining. DO NOT GO IN OCTOBER!!!!

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Thank PegJohnston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was very fascinating. It had a mixture of historical facts and creepy true stories that kept us very entertained. I actually wanna go back and take the tour with Dash, the original creator, just to see what his method of story telling is...More

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Thank Blondie_713
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very excited about this tour, but was very disappointed. The group size was so large I could not hear what was being said. We ended up leaving the group. I would suggest limiting the number in a tour. Doubt I will try it...More

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R J
22 March 2017|
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Response from Cruzealot | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not Ghost Tours of Galveston. The guide uses pictures on her computer to demonstrate ghost activity. There was absolutely nothing scary about it. I recommend you get the book "Ghosts of Galveston" and explore on... More
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Tasha W
27 January 2017|
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Response from Michael B |
Only one of the buildings that I remember, but it happened to be the one with the most paranormal activity. The name of the building escapes my memory.
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