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Ghost Tours of Galveston

Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-356-9266
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Restless Spirits Ghost Tour

The tour guide was good and kept us entertained (2 adults and 2 kids 12 &7). It would’ve been a lot... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Brooke A
Katy, Texas
nothing more than what I could google

This was for the tour of the strand area. It was supposed to be a walking tour that lasted about 1... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Johnna W
Kingwood, Texas, United States
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The Original Strand Ghost Tour:Galveston's very first public,year round walking ghost tour. Filled with history, mystery and legend. The #1 ghost tour in the state of Texas and the #2 most popular ghost tour in America! 100% fascinating! This tour meets on the steps of the Railroad Museum (25th and Strand Street) Mon-Sat. at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday at 6 p.m.; it is also the only all-year around tour.The Secret Society Cemetery Tour:Come and uncover the hidden and buried secrets of Galveston's very own residents!Time travel with us and walk through the lives of the strange and infamous of Galveston's haunted past. Truth is stranger than fiction! This tour meets at the entrance gate of the Old City Cemetery on 43rd and Broadway Street on Sat. and Sun. at 6 p.m.. Times and days are subject to change.For any inquiries, call our information line at (409) 877-1794. The price for both tours is $15 for adults, $10 for children 10 years old and younger. No reservation required( with a limit of 100 people per tour).
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-356-9266
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The tour guide was good and kept us entertained (2 adults and 2 kids 12 &7). It would’ve been a lot better if they had brought us into more buildings instead of only 1 building.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was for the tour of the strand area. It was supposed to be a walking tour that lasted about 1 1/2 hours. It was much longer (over 2 1/2 hours) mainly due to her stopping us in some weird crystal store where the people...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Ghost Tours of Galveston tour guide, Jordan, was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She had so much information and old photos, she spoke quickly so you have to keep up! I'd go again, teenagers would enjoy but it may be a little intense for younger...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Walking Ghost Tour was a surprise for my grand daughters - ages 13 and 14. The tour guide perks your ghostly curiosity with very interesting historical information about Galveston - specifically The Strand district, and takes you directly to the buildings where "sightings" have...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very nice tour and Ravin was very knowledgeable! There was a lot of good history about the people of Galveston. May not be a good place to take kids, not that they will be scared, but might get bored as I observed some of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jordan was our tour guide and she was very sweet but the tour itself was one of the most boring things I have ever done. While I realize that ghost sightings aren't readily available... we spent about 2 or maybe even 3 hours touring OUTSIDE....More

Thank Elena D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been on several ghost tours in Key West and NOLA. Some good some not. This was a good one. I read the negative reviews, and I believe people have the wrong expectations about ghost tours. You will probably never see a ghost. It...More

Thank suzie j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides are cheerful and well rehearsed. Good pace. Took us around a few blocks and told lots of spooky stories that took place at or near where we stood and then gave us time to take pics or whatever we wanted. Only part I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was horrible and never showed up to take us on the tour. Don't book it. They don't show up for the tour. We was on our honeymoon and looking forward to the tour but the guide never came. Very unprofessional.

Thank Tammydiego
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group had a terrific tour with Gina. She was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We enjoyed hearing about the history and haunting of several of Galveston's buildings.

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21 March 2017|
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Response from Cruzealot | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not Ghost Tours of Galveston. The guide uses pictures on her computer to demonstrate ghost activity. There was absolutely nothing scary about it. I recommend you get the book "Ghosts of Galveston" and explore on... More
Tasha W
26 January 2017|
Response from Michael B |
Only one of the buildings that I remember, but it happened to be the one with the most paranormal activity. The name of the building escapes my memory.