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Farnsworth House Ghost Tours

401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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Farnsworth Ghost Tour

My grandson and I took the 10:00 PM Ghost tour on 5/26. We started the tour in the basement of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
frederickwilliamm
Ghost Hunt Was A Complete Waste of Money And I Feel Very Cheated

We booked a Ghost Hunt with the Farnsworth House for Saturday, May 26th. Their website says this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kkamills1432
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Gettysburg's original ghost tour company that has been running for nearly 30 years. The Farnsworth House offers a variety of tours, including the Mourning Theatre, Mature Tour, ghost hunts, and walking tours. All tours enter the historic Farnsworth House, which was used as a Confederate stronghold during the Battle of Gettysburg and is belived to be the position from which the bullet that killed Jennie Wade was fired. The Farnsworth House has been featured on the TV Show: Ghost Hunters, as well as other programs on SyFy, Travel Channel, and A&E.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
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401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grandson and I took the 10:00 PM Ghost tour on 5/26. We started the tour in the basement of the Farnsworth house. The guide had some great stories concerning the house and it's haunted history. The walk around town and the stories presented were...More

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! So happy to hear that you have visited with us several times and that you have enjoyed your time with us! Please come back and take another tour soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a Ghost Hunt with the Farnsworth House for Saturday, May 26th. Their website says this is a 120 minute tour, and our emails confirmation shows it from 9 - 11 PM. It also says you go into the Grove to use their equipment....More

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I will be sure to pass this review along to figure out what happened. Once again, I am so sorry.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my Cub Scout Den to Farnsworth Inn to experience Camp Tiger. They had a blast! Tour was great and learning what it was like to be a soldier in the Civil War was a great experience for them!

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. So happy to hear that you all enjoyed yourselves in Camp Tiger. It really is a unique experience. Please come back and see us again soon!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I recommend this tour. Many tours are done outdoors but this one gets you inside the Farnsworth house and ups the creepy factor both in the cellar and in the attic. I went to Gettysburg with a group of friends and this was what they...More

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. I am really happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour. next time you visit, you will have to try another tour.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We enjoyed the Mourning Tour very much! Great story teller! My nephews first visit to Gettysburg. We will be returning.

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks for the review! We hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

We enjoyed the Mourning Tour this past weekend. Held in the cellar of the Inn, this discussion is ghost stories and funerary customs of the Victorian Age. Great tour for people who can go one short flight of steps rather than those who can go...More

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Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you for the review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the mourning theater. Please come back and take another tour soon!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Not sure on the food, but we did their Paranormal Investigation night from 8 to 2pm. First off was very disappointed when we realized there was over 30 people do the investigation with us. Way to crowded. Should be no more than 15 people. You...More

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy our paranormal night. I spoke with Mary and some other guests from our last paranormal night, and they all said that they had a blast. We request that our guides answer questions and assist guests that aren't as paranormal...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had dinner at the Farnsworth before our Ghost Hunt @ 9pm. It was a very cold night so the group opted to tour more of the house vs going outside to the Grove. I thought it was nice that we had the option. We...More

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for the review. I think you mean Mary instead of Maria. Mary is awesome! We are so grateful to have her! Happy to hear that you had a great time on the hunt. Please do come back and visit again soon! We would...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

On our tour we were not lucky enough to see any spirits, but we were given many interesting facts and details about Gettysburg and the area around it!

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your tour experience with us! I'm sorry to hear that you didn't get to see any spirits. Hopefully the next time you come back you will get to experience some paranormal activity!

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Staying in the Farnsworth, we thought the Ghost Tours would be a really fun thing to do. Ashley led the group and was great. She had a lot of patience as we had a great time. You learn not only about Farnsworth but about the...More

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