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Ghost Walk of Old Wilmington

Address: 4150 Appleton Way, Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone Number: 910-794-1866
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This was very interesting--a great tour of downtown Wilmington at night. The guide was very well informed and the walk was more of a history walk with some ghost-like stories. But it was still very interesting. I would not go on this walk unless you can walk fast and don't have a problem walking at night. My mother had some... More

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Kernersville, North Carolina, United States
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5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had a great time with the ghost walk. My wife and have taken the several times before and have yet to be disappointed. Since we had taken the tour before our guide Michael asked us what we had heard and adjusted it so the same stories weren't told again. This is not a jump out at you scare tour... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

I loved it! We heard 6 stories of old Wilmington and how/why there are ghosts that haunt the area now. It was SUPER fun. It was dark and our tour guide really knows how to tell stories well. I was totally sucked in to each story that she told. All of the stories come from different things that happened in... More

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were visiting Wilmington for a wedding. We were looking for something different to do. My husband and my son and his girlfriend decided to go on the Ghost Walk. Our guide was fantastic and gave us all of the history as well let us know what we would be looking for. I snapped many photos throughout the tour. At... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Definitely not a Ghost Walk. At the very best a Walking History Lesson after dinner. Our guide must of graduated from UNC-W in Theater. Her dramatic performance was outstanding as she entertained herself well. As for Ghost Tours, go with another group or city.

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RAMSEUR
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The tour guide was very entertaining and knowledgeable about the area. We didn't see any ghosts though!! I did feel a presence in a couple of the areas we toured. The tour was reported to be approximately 1 1/2 mile walk. It seemed alot longer than that. Be sure to wear good walking shoes when you go. I wore tennis... More

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The guide was friendly, laidback, and informative. All of the stories had us hanging on every word he said. We captured some unidentifiable objects in photos- one in particular looked like the ghostly outline of a child in a window. :) One can also learn about Wilmington's history. I've taken ghost walks in Asheville, Charleston, and Winston- Wilmington has one... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Gone on this walk for 3 years straight! By far the best tour ever! Stories are interesting and tour guides are really friendly! Can't wait for next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My family and I decided to do this one night as a fun way to learn about old downtown Wilmington. I really loved our tour guide, he was an excellent story teller and made the stories interesting to listen to. I learned some things about the old buildings and town that I hadn't known before even after multiple visits. I... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I'd been meaning to do the Ghost Walk for years, having heard so many great things about it, but like most locals, I rarely do the things in my own backyard. However, having had a wonderful experience on their Hollywood tour, I decided to come back with family and try their Ghost Walk. What a great decision. I would have... More

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