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Haunted Cotton Exchange Tours

321 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3908
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Flexible tour times, super knowledgeable guide

Lori has done an extensive amount of research on her tales, and is an excellent story teller. Tour... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Erin K
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Visit of the site

The area was full of nice stores with a variety of merchandise and souvenirs. The store owners are... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2016
981abdua
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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3 Aug 2017
“Flexible tour times, super knowledgeable guide”
19 May 2016
“Visit of the site”
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321 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3908
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Lori has done an extensive amount of research on her tales, and is an excellent story teller. Tour times are flexible and include day time hours so you can actually go in to the different areas that are closed at night to see exactly where...More

Thank Erin K
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

The area was full of nice stores with a variety of merchandise and souvenirs. The store owners are very friendly and helpful. They answered our questions with a smile and did it professionally. Thank you to all.

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Reviewed 31 March 2016

What a fun tour of The Cotton Exchange! Lori is a terrific tour guide and excellent storyteller. She has done thorough research on the history behind the "ghosts," such as the true murder of a child... who still supposedly haunts the ice cream shop. Whether...More

Thank Julie W
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We had dinner at The German Cafe and then met Lori for a walking tour of the haunted Cotten Gin. It was perfect. Her stories were just scary enough to give us the creeps- but not so scary that my kids had nightmares. Lori was...More

1  Thank mizsherry
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Plain and Simple. Lori is great. She has lived in Wilmington for 15 years and you would think she was born there. The amount of research she has done is amazing. She is passionate about making the tour entertaining. My wife loves ghost tours. I'm...More

2  Thank Ed F
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

Lori was very knowledgeable about the history of the Cotton Exchange, and her stories were really entertaining. I'm adding it to my list of things to show my visitors when they visit.

2  Thank Peggy S
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Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

One thing that I loved about this tour versus other ghost tours is that it was just our family on the tour. I contacted Lori about a week before we wanted to go and let her know that we had three young girls in our...More

3  Thank Jenn S
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Reviewed 15 July 2014

I booked this tour for five people several hours before it was scheduled to start. I showed up with my party and found another group of two waiting. At 10 minutes past 9 we all tried calling the guide several times and left messages. No...More

6  Thank toriterzino
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Lori E, Owner at Haunted Cotton Exchange Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2014

Hello: I'm so sorry you had that we missed each other. A few times in the past when visiting with a new customer, I will suggest tour times that they may work for their schedule. When doing so, I try to be very clear about...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2014 via mobile

This was a much better tour than the haunted pub crawl. She was interesting and we enjoyed it. Good for kids

3  Thank Scott Sluder J
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Reviewed 4 January 2014

We took some friends of ours on the tour and we all had a blast. Our tour guide was a combination scary and funny! I am recommending this tour to everyone I know.

4  Thank Sharon M
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