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Address: Harrison Brothers Hardware Store, Huntsville, AL
Phone Number: (256) 509-3940
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A fun little walk on a cold Halloween night.

The history of downtown huntsville was an educational treat by a local huntsville historian. The little EMF meter went off several times at the different stops along the way. One... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 2, 2014
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Huntsville, Alabama
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74 reviews 74 reviews
27 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The history of downtown huntsville was an educational treat by a local huntsville historian. The little EMF meter went off several times at the different stops along the way. One member of our group has a fantastic photo of an apparition in one of the haunted house windows. This will become a yearly tradition. Lots of fun!

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Grant, Alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I liked hearing the history of the Twickingham area that we toured with our guide, Bob. He recited a wonderful accounting of the events that took place at each stop. However, I would have liked to have had a little more haunting because some of the places we stopped really did not have any haunts of significance, but were more... More 

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Gadsden, Alabama, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Lots of history about the Huntsville area. Be sure to wear good shoes, lots of walking. Kevin was a great tour guide. Bring a camera my pictures have lots of orbs in them. Make sure to bring a few dollars with you in case you get thirsty, water stop along the way.

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Alabama, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

My friends and I love this and go multiple times every season. If Kevin is available, he is the BEST tour guide. He is our favorite!

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Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

My husband and I enjoyed the walk and the homes were beautiful but the stories were so-so. I would have liked less talk of "what the psychic said." Do the locals have no stories to tell?

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Huntsville, Alabama
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I think it has a perfect blend of history, paranormal, and entertainment. I've been to walks where the tour guide talks about him/herself, acts goofy, or plays tricks on the crowd (using a remote-control to turn on lights and claim it's a ghost kind of thing). The guides are still fun without being ridiculous. Not having a public restroom is... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

The Huntsville Ghost Walk is different than ghost walks in other cities - in a great way! Their historic research is verifiable, and with the input from a medium, they can provide much more information than you normally get from other tours in other cities. The pace is fast, never boring, not at all "cheesy" or silly, and I was... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

We enjoyed our first ghost walk, and drove two hours from Birmingham to go on another one. We were shocked that the Harrison Brothers Hardware store does not allow the tour guests to use its restrooms. They are getting so much extra business from the tours, it seems like they could be accommodating. We were told that we could walk... More 

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Anytown, USA
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2011

I have been on the Huntsville Ghost Walk Tours a number of times, and I am always impressed by them. The guides are very nice and know their stuff. The history is very interesting, and the homes on the walks are beautiful. We've been on three of the tours, and my favorites are Old Town and Twickenham. If you will... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

We went on the Ghost Walk last year and had a really good time. Jackie was our guide. She was very knowledgeable, and being a history nerd, I totally loved it. I give the Ghost Walk 4 out of 5 stars for our visit last year. Now they have three walks, so we will have to check out the other... More 

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