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Queen City Ghostwalk

Burlington, VT 05401-8429
+1 802-351-1313
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Waterfront

Everyone was well entertained. Lots of fun stories. Teenagers liked as well as the adults. Thea is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Susan C
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Wicked Waterfront

Thea was delightful! Teenagers 16, 14, and 12 were all completely enthralled...as were the adults... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
momsathome
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Morrisville, Vermont
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Chosen by Yankee Magazine as one of the best attractions in New England, Queen City Ghostwalk offers up plenty of history, mystery and spooky fun. Tour creator Thea Lewis, author of "Haunted Burlington: Spirits of Vermont's Queen City", "Ghosts and Legends of Lake Champlain", and "Haunted Inns and Ghostly Getaways of Vermont", is renowned as the area's foremost authority on Burlington's historic lore. She brings guests on a journey back in time, introduces them to local legends, and paints a chilling picture of Burlington long ago. Tours include Burlington's downtown, wicked waterfront, local cemeteries, and seasonal bus tours. Rain or shine. Private tours available. Tickets for scheduled tours are available at FlynnTix Regional Box Office.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 20:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Burlington, VT 05401-8429
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+1 802-351-1313
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Everyone was well entertained. Lots of fun stories. Teenagers liked as well as the adults. Thea is a great storyteller.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thea was delightful! Teenagers 16, 14, and 12 were all completely enthralled...as were the adults! Thea was entertaining and the whole hour was well spent! We are ready to do the cemetery tour this fall.More

Thank momsathome
QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Intrepid Guest, Our thanks to you for your kind review, and for your group's avid participation. We love spreading ghostly history, and it was especially rewarding to hear your time with us had been anticipated for quite a while. What a great crew you were!...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

My group and I had such a fun night with Thea. Her stories were spooky, fun and interesting and we recommend her highly. The tour was a great length but we really could have listened to her stories all night!More

Thank Kayleigh S
QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kayleigh, Thank you for your kind review, AND for the ghostly image your gang of merry travelers managed to conjure up at the Follett House! The mansion has a wonderful mixed bag of spirits, and they responded especially well to you that evening. Safe travels!...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Great tour of the city after dark. Fun historic facts. Easy walking pace. Group size was petty large so stay close to the front,

Thank BevSchairer
QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. What a wonderful night for a private tour! It's always nice when the spirits, AND the weather, cooperate. ~Thea

Reviewed 11 September 2016

We took the "Shadows of the Past" tour this morning and we loved it. This trip was our first time in Burlington and the walking tour was a great way to get acquainted with the history of this old city. We loved the stories she...More

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QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Kind Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Shadows of the Past tour. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us, and hope we will meet again for another adventure into Burlington's past. Thea

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We recently went on the Darkness Falls tour with Thea and it was a great introduction to Burlington for us. Thea's storytelling provided some interesting history about the city and took us to a few of its most haunted spots. She was very friendly and...More

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QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Gentle Traveler, We are grateful you were able to make the time to leave us a such a positive review! It is our pleasure to tour with folks like you. Thank you for choosing Queen City Ghostwalk as the spooky complement to your time in...More

Reviewed 17 July 2016

It is obvious that Thea Lewis loves what she does. She is very knowledgeable of Burlington's history and its ghost stories. She is a good story teller and this ghost tour was very enjoyable. Even our teenage boys enjoyed it! Thank you, Thea.

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QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Robert, Your family was so much fun to tour with, and we are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Safe travels. Thank you for your kind review! Thea

Reviewed 2 July 2016

I hired Queen City Ghostwalk to lead a group tour on Burlington's waterfront after a long day of meetings and it was the perfect thing! Thea did not disappoint! The tour was engaging, educational and fun. I've lived in Burlington over 20 years and I...More

Thank Helen H
QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

What a fun evening! We even managed to put a hex on the rainy weather! Thanks for choosing us for your special event. We hope we'll see you again soon. ~ Thea

Reviewed 3 November 2015

Thea greeted us in a black, flowing hooded cloak and kerosene lantern. I loved how she used names of local employees in the various establishments we viewed, and their eye witness ghostly accounts. As a history buff, I appreciated all the local history of various...More

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QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad you could join us, and we're happy your experience was a positive one. ~ Thea

Reviewed 26 October 2015

Thank you, Thea. You gave us a terrific thrill. Loved the creepy history lessons and can't wait to do another tour with you.

Thank Gwen L
QueenCityGhostwalk, Owner at Queen City Ghostwalk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

We aim to please, and are please you had a thrilling time. Late October is an especially chilling time to join in the fun. We hope we'll see you on another tour! ~ Thea

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Grace P
27 December 2016|
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Response from QueenCityGhostwalk | Property representative |
Sorry, we take a hiatus in the cold winter months. We'd love to host you if you should return. New tours in July. Thea
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