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Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour of Philadelphia

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1 Part History, 2 Parts Haunt! Take Philly’s Best Ghost Tour and get a free glow stick souvenir! Travel the cobblestone streets of Old City to hear chilling stories about the Spirits of ‘76. Dare to visit more than 20 of “Philly’s Frights & Sights...more
325 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2614
+1 215-525-1776
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide, Connor, was really good. He spoke clearly, loud enough and with lively charm that fit the mood of the event perfectly. The family had a ton of fun and that is enough to say we got our money’s worth. The tour was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of great Philly history mixed in with some ghost tales. Our tour guide, Kate, was very engaging, great story teller and super friendly.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was great! Our guide, Janelle, was knowledge and a lot of fun. She made the tour awesome! I brought some coworkers from out of town, and they really enjoyed the history and ghost stories. It was definitely worth it.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Connor was a great tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Perfect evening learning new history of Philadelphia

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Took the 730pm tour with Jonah on Saturday! The tour was fantastic, and Jonah was very lively and entertaining! He kept us on our toes the entire time, and knows so much about Philly's history!

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

My husband loves history and I love ghosts, so this was a win win ! Beautiful night for a walk! Our guide (Katie) was overly theatrical but well informed and knowledgeable of the sites she took us to. We would recommend this and would do...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went on this tour last night, it was a cool experience. It was ALOT of walking and by the end I can tell people were getting exhausted but none the less was well worth it. Our tour guide Noah made sure to keep us scared...More

Thank Jhonathan C
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I loved this tour. Abby our guide was great!! We just got to Philly and this tour was not only great in the ghost telling but giving us a bit of history on the city as well. Would 100% recommend. Maybe you’ll...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 19 August 2018

My family and I have done ghost tours in every major U.S. city, but this was one of the best ever. Content and a great guide make all of the difference. This tour had it all. Don't miss it the next time you're in Philly....More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Abby was awesome. I loved the tour. She was funny and amusing and interesting. It was really fun walking around historic, beautiful Philadelphia at night. We had great luck with a horse and buggy clip-clopping behind one stop and a woman with a white poodle...More

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28 June 2015|
Response from usa1776Philly | Property representative |
The tour is "1 part history, 2 parts haunt." The haunted stories are just spooky ghost stories and will probably be over the 4 year old's head. There is nothing that will jump out at you or scare you beyond the ghost... More