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Les Promenades Fantomes (The Original Ghost Walking Tour)

20, rue des Navigateurs | #101, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3X2, Canada
+1 418-692-0624
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Ranked #3 of 42 activities in Quebec City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: The Original Ghost Walking Tour offers an entertaining evening activity includingScandals, stories of historical criminals and murders, executioner,... more » Owner description: The Original Ghost Walking Tour offers an entertaining evening activity includingScandals, stories of historical criminals and murders, executioner, legends and superstitions.A blend of history and theatre, emotions and surprises.With an animated guided tour or an interactive street theatre, walk the streets of Old Quebec City with a ghost of the past.Learn about executions, crimes and punishments, learn about the beliefs and superstitions of the people from NewFrance and who know, maybe you will meet the executioner of the colony.The Original Ghost Walking Tour, an intriguing step back in time ! « less
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Quebec City, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went on this tour yesterday. I've to said that at the beginning, I wasn't sure of the Interactive Street Theatre. However, it was really great. There's just enough interactions. All the caracters are well played. Also, our guide (Marie) was very very great and she was just enough in her role to bring us with us, in her world... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

It was really cool. We went in june and our family almost had a private tour there was only one other person. The guide was really nice and entertaining. We had a great time.

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Columbus, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We were expecting to hear about historic locations in Quebec City and the ghost stories affiliated with those locations. However what we got was a history on the different types of punishments and a few of the most notable villains.

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Palo Alto, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I went on this tour with a teen and a woman in her young 20's. I am in my early 50's. We all were hoping to learn about the history of the city and enjoy the characters along the way. The tour was fun for about the first hour, but became very repetitive and boring as we on past two... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I have traveled extensively and have my favorites and not-so-favorites. I have not posted a review to TripAdvisor before, but waned to do so for this tour as I felt they really deserved high praise. I was not surprised to see all the other terrific reviews posted here -- I made a point of reading the ONE poor review because... More

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Promenades_Fantomes, Propriétaire at Les Promenades Fantomes (The Original Ghost Walking Tour), responded to this review

WOW! Thank you very very much for taking the time to write this amazing review! We're glad to hear that. We hope to see you again More

Houston, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Our "Jean" was friendly, informative, & entertaining. He was also a trooper as he led our group despite a pretty steady drizzle. Just the right amount of time. Came away from the tour having learned more about crimes & punishment in New France.

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Promenades_Fantomes, Directeur général at Les Promenades Fantomes (The Original Ghost Walking Tour), responded to this review

Thanks to take a moment to send your comments! We appreciate and we hope to see you again Annabelle More

Castle Rock, Colorado
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17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

It was a hot summer night and the actors were very demonstrative. The stories were good; however it went on too long and got a bit wearisome at the end.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We did our tour on july 1st with Marie and it was sooo much fun. She was super funny and knew all there is to know about the history of quebec city. These are informative tours which are very cool because you actually get a history lesson and have fun doing it!! Its alot of walking so be prepared...but it... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This ghost tour was one of the highlights of our trip to old Quebec city. Our ghost guide Matthew a.k.a. Jean was animated, informative, amusing. We highly recommend this tour and especially this guide!

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Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
8 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Absolutely loved the Interactive Street Theatre Crimes in New France tour. Lots of fun banter between the actors and participants. Good mix of history and theatre.

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