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Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour of Philadelphia

325 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2614
+1 215-525-1776
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1 Part History, 2 Parts Haunt! Take Philly’s Best Ghost Tour and get a free glow stick souvenir! Travel the cobblestone streets of Old City to hear chilling stories about the Spirits of ‘76. Dare to visit more than 20 of “Philly’s Frights & Sights” on a 75 minute ghoulish outdoor walking journey through Historic and Haunted Philadelphia. Tour meets at Così Restaurant at 4th & Chestnut Streets. Reservations strongly recommended. Tours run April through November.
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325 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2614
+1 215-525-1776

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband, my 3 children, (1 teenager, 2 young adult) and I took the 7:30 tour on July 6th. Despite the on and off again rain, the tour was very entertaining. We started a bit late due to a few ladies that wanted to jump...More

Thank tigerv68
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family has taken ghost tours in several cities, and this one met our high standards. Our guide was personable and knowledgeable -- he answered my son's questions about some of the history and the sites we passed with no trouble and we enjoyed hearing...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not much for the whole "ghost" thing so I wasn't sure how this was going to be but we wanted a night tour to be cooler and wanted to learn more about Philadelphia. This was perfect -- our guide was knowledgeable, interesting and humorous....More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour combines entertainment and historical information with spooky stories and is an incredibly fun experience for all ages. I went on this tour with my family on vacation and can't wait to go on the tour again. All of the guides are very knowledable...More

Thank tuf13117
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We were three friends who love history and ghost Stories - we were not disappointed at all! The tour took us places we hadn't had time to see before, and our guide Kate was very enthusiastic and attentive! We definitely had a lot of fun...More

Thank PaulineDuMotier
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Just like The Constitutional Walking Tours, Spirits of '76 was a great way to get into the Halloween spirit and also learn about the plethora of history packed into Philadelphia! Definitely recommend!!!

Thank abrezn01
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We do walking tours - both ghost and historical - every place we travel and have had varying experiences. We only had 24 hours in the city and these tours were both really fun and informative. We did the Ghost tour on a rainy Friday...More

Thank Lockski
Reviewed 13 November 2016

AN easy walking tour. Our tour leader was knowledgeable and animated. SHe made the spirits come alive. It turned out to be her last Ghost Tour and she made it memorable for us.

Thank carrabinieri
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This was one of the worst tours I have taken. The guide talked very soft and we had a LARGE group. I heard very little. She would also walk way ahead of the group...at times over a block and would start her talk before everyone...More

Thank heather d
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I've been on a few tours in life, some of them ghost tours and have had a wonderful time; this one had me uninspired, unintrigued and uninterested. The tour was 2 hours where most tours are 1 and maybe that was the issue. Our guide...More

Thank RachelAdventures
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27 June 2015|
Response from usa1776Philly | Property representative |
The tour is "1 part history, 2 parts haunt." The haunted stories are just spooky ghost stories and will probably be over the 4 year old's head. There is nothing that will jump out at you or scare you beyond the ghost... More