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Tuesday 10am Jacksonville History tour, Thursday 10am Art & Architecture tour and Friday 8pm River City Haunts ghost tour. Both Tues/Thurs tours go into the secret underground tunnels; the buildings we enter are like characters you meet along the...more
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2 Independent Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5058
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All reviews great tour bank vault tallest building andrew jackson highly recommend this tour locals and visitors ad lib tour today rich history behind the scenes an excellent guide hour tour public library informative tour learn something florida theater field trip
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I had the great pleasure of attending this amazing walking tour a few days ago, and amazed at all the information and history I learned about Jax (and I'm a native, born and raised here). Seeing early film footage of a young Oliver Hardy (Laurel...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on a Girl Scout version of this tour and it was a very interesting way for younger people (tweens & teens) to learn about important history and landmarks in the downtown Jacksonville area. Not only were we able to get an interesting guide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the Review. We do need to raise the Rating for the Ladies & Landmarks tour to an Excellent. If we missed the mark in any area, please call the AdLibTours.com office to let us know.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My father and I went on the Jacksonville Walking Tour, and all I can say is WOW! Disclaimer: This tour does involve a lot of walking at a relatively fast pace. Our guide was extremely attentive to the needs of the members of our tour,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We greatly appreciate your detailed Review. Yes, it is wheel chair accessible, except for the stairs coming out of the tunnel, however a wheel chair could take the elevator that is close by. One new change to the route; we are no longer allowed at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met Pam Zambetti at the Landing and started off with a history of why Jacksonville is even called Jacksonville and not Cowford. From there, it was a fascinating stroll through downtown, seeing vintage architecture and learning the history of the city and the downtown...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We greatly appreciate the Review and your support of the tour program. Pam is an awesome tour guide and shows off the city with such as passion. The secret tunnels are always a surprise, even to locals.

Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Beautiful Lady Dea Verlin is a excellent tour guide. I enjoyed the tour with some amazing children with their parents. I learned so much and Dea was very knowledgeable and kind and made the tour fun. Thank you Dea and my The Lord bless you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

We greatly appreciate the Review. Dea is very passionate about Jacksonville and is great with communicating with people of all ages. So happy to hear how much you enjoyed our tour and our city.

Reviewed 2 January 2019

This tour focused on art and architecture on Thurs Dec. 27. Pam Zambetti was interesting and knowledgeable. We walked all over downtown Jacksonville, starting at the Jacksonville Landing. We went into a small gallery, Southlight I did not know existed. She was very passionate about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

Gary organized a very fun, engaging, and informative tour of Jacksonville for our group event. He has an incredible depth of knowledge of our area's history, and knows how to tell a story. It is amazing what you don't know about your own neighborhood and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you for the Review. We greatly appreciate it. Yes, we often do group tours and the most fun we have is personalizing it for our guests.

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

This tour was incredible. Very informative. Lots of surprise facts about the rich history of Jacksonville. The tour guide was extremely eager to answer all questions. Fun for the whole family. A must do in Jacksonville.

Date of experience: August 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

We greatly appreciate the Review. Lots of families take the tour...there is something for everybody.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

What a great tour led by the fabulous Gary Sass!! I learned quite a bit I didn't know about my hometown...thank you Gary for your knowledge and passion!!

Date of experience: December 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

It is my pleasure to serve the Downtown Jacksonville community. I say everyone should take your lead and learn something about their hometown. We greatly appreciate the Review.

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

The tour of underground Jacksonville was very educational. Gary knows his history, and he makes it fun as well as enjoyable. MJ

Date of experience: December 2018
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JagsAndGiants, Owner at Jacksonville Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Thank You for the Review! We really enjoyed hosting your group. Lifework Leadership was a private group tour which we accommodate anytime Monday - Friday on our regular route which goes inside of buildings including the secret tunnels.

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Lacey F
16 August 2018|
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Response from JagsAndGiants | Property representative |
$20/adult, $6/child ages 5-12. Just pay cash to the tour guide before the tour starts. We also have discounted group rates and do private tours. Thank you for asking.
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Annette505050
15 January 2018|
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Response from JagsAndGiants | Property representative |
Every Thurs 10am, is our regular "Art & Architecture" walking tour. So Thurs Jan 25th is a regular scheduled tour, we meet at 9:45am at the bottom of the escalators inside of Jacksonville Landing. Jan 26th is a Friday, we do... More
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lorn232000
15 July 2017|
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Response from ValerieBenn | Reviewed this property |
Only on Tues & Thur mornings. Most stops are inside businesses that are not open on weekend. Fast pace & distance traveled might be too much for some.
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