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Franklin on Foot

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Franklin Ghost Tour

We actually live in Franklin and we typically only do touristy things when we have friends staying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen L
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Franklin, Tennessee
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Ghost Tour of Franklin

I try to take ghost tours whenever I travel. The one in Franklin is probably the best one and most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melissa H
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Sai. Louis, MO
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Just minutes south of Nashville, Franklin is often cited as one of the most beautiful downtowns in the U.S. Site of "the most famous battle you've never heard of," according to National Geographic, Franklin's Civil War story will amaze and enlighten...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually live in Franklin and we typically only do touristy things when we have friends staying from out of town. We all really enjoyed the tour - Alicia really brought the stories to life and we learned a lot of local history. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I try to take ghost tours whenever I travel. The one in Franklin is probably the best one and most credible I have done. Alisha was our guide and she was great! She was so knowledgeable about the locations, the people and the ghost sightings....More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alicia lead my tour on 9/6 and it was great. Alicia took time to get to know everyone in the group. She brought the stories to life in a way that made me scared to go to sleep that night. And yet I was still...More

Thank travelinggiraffe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 8 sisters and I enjoyed this tour last Saturday. Margie was great! We highly recommend this tour........great food, great fun!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After my husband, little brother, and I enjoyed a ghost tour with Alicia in November, my dad and I returned to Franklin on Foot for the Franklin history tour with Margie. It was another great experience! The tour focuses primarily on historical snapshots that provide...More

Thank LaurenandRyan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour guide Alicia was very energetic and entertaining. She knew her history of the area and was able to tell stories very well. Highly recommend this tour

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour through the downtown area! Alicia was a great guide....she was very knowledgeable and entertaining!

Thank Kimberly F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last night a friend and I participated in the ghost tour with Alicia. She was very personable, funny, and full of knowledge. I loved hearing the stories about these once pretty homes that are now businesses. I have also enjoyed the food tour with Margie....More

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alicia, who was our guide, was funny, entertaining, and very knowledgeable about not only the ghosts that spook downtown Franklin, but also the history of the area. I told her I had been reading the book The Orphan Mother, and she tailored the tour for...More

Thank bjunematlock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! A small group of us joined Alicia for the 8pm ghost tour last night, and it was such a fun, fascinating evening! We all actually live here in franklin, & we were eager some interesting and creepy stories about our little town. Our...More

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pedinurse
18 January 2018|
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Response from FranklinOnFoot | Property representative |
Our Widow of the South tour includes tickets to the 3 houses that you then tour on your own. Each site offers its own tours. You save quite a bit doing it this way.
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Anthony B
21 March 2017|
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Response from tvlfam4 |
Absolutely. We welcome dogs on all our tours. We do briefly go inside a couple places on some daytime tours, however. One is a church that doesn't allow dogs. Which tour were you considering?
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wegocancun
11 September 2016|
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Response from franklin2016563 | Reviewed this property |
Most tours are 90 minutes. Food tour is longer. Cost for most is $20 per adult, less for teens and kids. Not a lot of walking. They stick to downtown historic area, stopping at several spots to tell you about the history.
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