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Ripley's Ghost Train Adventure

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Address: 19 San Marco Ave., Ripley's Believe It Or Not, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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+1 904-824-1606
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09:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Very fun and worth the money

This ghost train tour is very fun and informative. Our guide was very believable. We went on the 9:15 pm tour and it was nearly a two hour trip. We went o the Florida museum and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
sduncan76
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Spencer, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend taking this tour! A lot of history was included in the tour and our tour guide, Scott was amazing, very knowledgeable, friendly, and kept everyone engaged the entire time. When we travel again we would request Scott as our tour guide! Keep up the great work!

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Thank Jennifer T
Spencer, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This ghost train tour is very fun and informative. Our guide was very believable. We went on the 9:15 pm tour and it was nearly a two hour trip. We went o the Florida museum and St. Francis park. There was an actress at the park which kind of ruined it. Everyone's pictures of orbs and such were very cool... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Good ghost tour, I've been on a few and this one was fun. Great tour guides and the last part inside Ripley's was the best

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Thank ahern024
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Not worth your time or money. We were very disappointed. Lack of talent, lack of script, lack of ghosts.

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Thank Deborah P
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I did not do the Ghost Train. I did the Ripley's Ghost Tour of the Ripley's museum, the castle, and an old house. Not impressed. I have been on a couple others in St. Augustine that were much more fun. I have been on 3 or 4 in Savannah, GA that were very interactive, the tour guides were interesting and... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a fun tour for a date night. You'll end up taking a million photos of one another. It's a nice train ride through the city. You go to mostly places that Ripley's owns rather than cemeteries and other typical historical sites.

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Spencerport, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed. The tour is a farce. The script or lack of...was cheesy. A total "tourist trap". I don't how or what could be changed to improve the experience,but as it is, it is just lame. We felt as though they were talking to us like we were gullible and I suppose there were some on the train... More 

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Port Orange, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

My wife and daughter and i went to st. augustine between xmas and new years to ride the train and see the lights in town. It was a cool evening but not uncomfortable on an open train ride. The price was a reasonable 10 dollars per person but it was only about a 20 minute to 30 minute ride. We... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

I've been visiting St. Augustine since family moved here in the early 90's, and one of my very favorite things to do is take in a ghost tour. The number of tours has exploded in the last several years, and I realized I had never taken this well-publicized tour. I was excited to get to walk around Ripley's at night... More 

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East Palatka, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

My family and I had fun on the ghost train. They give you a couple of ghost hunting tools to use and they take you to a couple of local haunts on the train going through town. The best part was returning to Ripleys and getting to tour the 2nd and 3rd floors in the dark and hearing about some... More 

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