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Alexandria Colonial Tours

201 King St Fl 3, Alexandria, VA 22314-6603
+1 703-519-1749
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Fantastic - Jimmy's a Pro!

I highly recommend the Ghost & Graveyard Tour, especially if you can manage to get Jimmy as your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
YVR19
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Seattle, Washington
Ghosts and Graveyard tour

It would be better named History and Legends tour. There isn't anything scary about the tour or the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Turner S
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“ghost stories” (6 reviews)
“great stories” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
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201 King St Fl 3, Alexandria, VA 22314-6603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend the Ghost & Graveyard Tour, especially if you can manage to get Jimmy as your tour guide. He's fantastic at his job and really made the experience what it was. Super knowledgeable, great sense of humor, and doesn't just "phone it in"...More

Thank YVR19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It would be better named History and Legends tour. There isn't anything scary about the tour or the stories, although a small cemetery at night can be unsettling. Aside from the Carlyle House, the stories were more myth and legend than anything historically accurate. That...More

Thank Turner S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jimmy gave us the best tour- he didn’t quicken the experience even though we were getting soaked with wind and rain. It was insightful, fun, and well deserved worth the trip! We took the south tour and will be back for the north side soon!!

Thank jillian d
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Just finished our tour for our high school students visiting the area from Texas. I've been in several tours in Alexandria and in Boston, and if you want a quick fun evening, give this a try. BUT...ask for Benjamin! Your tour guide can make or...More

Thank amydodson
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We were in Alexandria for the day and decided to do a ghost walk. We've been on similar tours in Gettysburg, Williamsburg and Salem, and this was by far the worst. My husband, 14-year-old son and I showed up early at our destination. There was...More

Thank LaraJL1972
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This tour started off as promising and the guide did explain that Alexandria didn't always like to own up to its haunted past because they thought it would take away from the "charm" of the town. Meh. It stated with a story about a philanderer...More

Thank Geistmadl
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We needed something to do at night with our teenager and this was a fun way to hear local lore and learn a bit more about Alexandria's historical figures. Our guide was prompt, organized, and told interesting tales! We began at the historical center, wound...More

1  Thank asilemeter
Reviewed 10 July 2017

this group hosts day and evenin tours of old town alexandria and themes around holidays they are very innovative and well worth seeking out.

Thank drudol
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We took the ghost tour staring at 9pm so it was dark and the atmosphere would be appropriate. It was great walking through the old historic town getting a blend of history and ghost stories. Our guide was Jimmy and he was great! A great...More

Thank PvilleTexas
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This tour is more historical than ghostly, but was great fun. Definitely worth a try. The customer service when emailing an enquiry was great.

Thank Zena36
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