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Ghost Hunters of Asheville

1 Page Avenue in the Grove Arcade, Asheville, NC 28801 (Five Points)
828-779-4868
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Ranked #38 of 76 Activities in Asheville
Type: Tours
Owner description: Three separate 90-minute ghost tours cover different aspects of historical, haunted Asheville. The exclusive interactive downtown tour features use of... more » Owner description: Three separate 90-minute ghost tours cover different aspects of historical, haunted Asheville. The exclusive interactive downtown tour features use of ghost-hunting equipment. Historical Montford’s architectural beauty and stunning landscapes serve as backdrop for hunting ghostly specters. Riverside Cemetery beckons to those who dare enter and commingle with the ghosts of eras past. « less
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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Our ghost tour of Downtown Asheville with Brain was outstanding - all we had expected and more! Since the tour, we've gone back several times just because he so thoroughly sparked our curiosity. WELL worth the time and money - truly memorable!

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Winterville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I booked the Montford tour and really enjoyed it. Didn't realize how much I didn't know about the history of Asheville and the Montford area. Had fun and learned a lot. I will definitely book the downtown tour next time I am in town.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I had a great experience with Ghost Hunters of Asheville and recommend it for everyone. My tour director was the owner of Ghost Hunters, Debra Maddox. She provided several pieces of equipment to detect anomalies, and even suggested cameras and camera settings to "see" the usually invisible. She knew her Asheville history, which is my particular hot button. She is... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We boarded the Gray Line Trolley at Pack Tavern last Saturday night . . .for the 90 minutes Ghost tour of Asheville. Our guide, Brian, was great. Being a teacher I think helped . .he helped us all visualize what he was saying, which brought it all to life. We learned so much about Asheville's past and present, which was... More

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Perdido Key, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My husband and I had a great time on the tour. We learned a lot about the city of Asheville, and we got all sorts of weird stuff in our photos. Another family on the tour had buildings completely disappear out of their photos - creepy! Kat our guide was terrific and knew a lot about the city and things... More

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was a little worried about taking this tour, since there seemed to be so many varying reviews online, but it is completely worth every dollar you pay to do it. I have been on several other ghost tours in my life, and this was the best. Our guides name was Cat (like the animal) and she was by far... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I forget the tour guide's name but he was very knowledgable of the community and city. We really enjoyed hearing the history of Asheville and seeing all the historic places where these ghost stories originated. Everyone from the guy we checked in with to the tour guide and the trolley driver were just so polite and professional we would recommend... More

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Trenton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

Deb was great. This was a last minute idea and we are so glad we did it. We learned so much about downtown and it got spooky! We had 10 people go and everyone had at least one scare! I would recommend this tour to anyone and everyone!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I decided to go on the tour at a last moment. It was another couple and just me. In all I can say that the tour was pretty interesting. I took a lot of photographs that had orbs and mists in them, which is really cool. The tour guide also told us a little about the history of Asheville,NC which... More

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Davidsonville, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My friend and I went on the Montford and Downtown tours. Both were interesting, although there was a lot of noise and activity downtown that made it a bit difficult to hear. Unfortunately, we were also with a group of older teenagers whose chaperone would not keep them quiet and focused. Also, the overhead power lines caused false positive responses... More

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