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Franklin on Foot

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“ghost tour”(196 reviews)
“food tour”(37 reviews)
“walking tour”(47 reviews)
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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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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Franklin, TN 37064-2580
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+1 615-400-3808
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All reviews ghost tour food tour walking tour mayhem tour ghost walk a great story teller civil war great tour highly recommend this tour historical facts a lot of fun wealth of knowledge story telling come alive downtown area small town lotz house
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Robert was our guide and he really made this tour educational, fun, interesting, and entertaining. I am sold on doing some of the other tours with them now. Franklin is a lovely area and the folks doing the tours are great. Please leave feed back...More

Thank danielicohoon
Reviewed 2 days ago

Terrific event - Alicia is a great guide. Lovely old buildings; heard lots of history about many of them that I was not previously familiar with.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great, fun tour! We were trying to find things my 14year old daughter would enjoy and this was it! Our tour guide was excited and made it very enjoyable. I highly recommend this tour, and we will definitely come back to explore more...More

Thank SusanB2667
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Saturday night ghost tour with Alicia ~ she did an awesome job & is very knowledgeable! We had a lot of fun and would highly recommend. We will be bringing family and friends on these tours when they are in town...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the Friday night ghost tour with Alisha and it was FANTASTIC!! She is so informative and interesting. If you love history, like us, don't think you can go wrong with any of this company's tours. And Franklin is so historical already. But...More

Thank clt1176
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the evening ghost tour with Alicia . She was knowledgeable, animated, and very personable. It was the perfect combination of gorgeous historical buildings and spooky legends .The tour even included a few chilling photographs taken at the haunted properties. This is worth the...More

Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had about 20+ people in town for a company conference and the Ghost tour was our evening outing. We had a great time and Aleisha was great! She was knowledgeable and enthusiastic with the stops and stories. Some of us were from Franklin but...More

Thank Merrily B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are local to Franklin and booked the Downtown Franklin Ghost Tour for our anniversary. The tour was the perfect amount of spooky and informative. Our tour guide Alicia was the perfect story teller and was very knowledgeable about the history of...More

Thank Destanee R
FranklinOnFoot, Alicia, Guide at Franklin on Foot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So nice meeting you and Tanner. Thank you for spending part of your celebration with Franklin on Foot and for writing such a sweet review. Bring your in-laws on a Food or Murder & Mayhem Crime Tour soon. Happy 3rd!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Alicia made the past come alive. Downtown Franklin is just beautiful in the most traditional, American style. It was kind magical to walk around on a warm October evening and listen to the tales about buildings that have played a long role in local and...More

Thank Margo S
FranklinOnFoot, Alicia, Guide at Franklin on Foot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, Margo! It was nice out that night, wasn't it? Glad you could join the haunted walk through historic Franklin. Always fun meeting NorCA visitors. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our recent ghost tour in Franklin, TN. It was so much fun and just scary enough to entertain my family without terrifying any of the children. We learned a lot about the history and hauntings in Franklin from our wonder guide, Alicia....More

Thank Alice R
FranklinOnFoot, Alicia, Guide at Franklin on Foot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so relieved to hear I didn't terrify the littles. Thanks for taking the tour and posting this glowing review. "Wonder guide", I LOVE that! I may have to ask my boss, Margie, to make me a name tag with that printed on it. Can't...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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