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Ghosts Of New York

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Address: 211 East 33rd, New York City, NY 100016
Phone Number: (718) 591-4741
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Ghosts of New York is the premier ghost tour agency of New York. Ghosts of...

Ghosts of New York is the premier ghost tour agency of New York. Ghosts of New York offers public and private ghosts tours all year long. We scare you to death with our stories and wow you with our historical knowledge. Take a tour today.

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Recently did the Greenwich Village Ghost tour while in the city for my Mom's birthday. Ghost tours can be either hit or miss, but this one was a hit. We had a great tour guide... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 13, 2015
San Marcos, Texas

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Wife and I had a ghost tour with Russell of the Upper West Side. We covered from about 66th to 73rd Street, from CPW to Amsterdam. Wasn't too strenuous of a walk, good pace and a nice variety of stories, mixing in rumored hauntings with reported deaths, murders, etc. It was also a very nice orientation tour of the UWS... More 

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New York City, New York
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156 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

On a girls' weekend in NYC in May, we signed up for the Edgar Allen Poe and his Ghostly Friends walking tour through Amazon Local for $20 each. We met just outside of Washington Square Park on a very rainy Saturday night. The owner of the business said a few words then introduced us to our guide, Jaime, a very... More 

1 Thank PattyLongIsland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

The tour was the Edgar Allen Poe tour in the West Village and it was so much fun and very interesting. We learned quite a bit from the tour. Our guide was Russell and he was funny and personable and just all around friendly not to mention very knowledgeable. He did a great job and was full of great information.... More 

Thank William C
San Marcos, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Recently did the Greenwich Village Ghost tour while in the city for my Mom's birthday. Ghost tours can be either hit or miss, but this one was a hit. We had a great tour guide who took us around Washington Square Park and the NYU campus. While the stories of the ghost sightings were interesting it was the history of... More 

Thank Laurieh55
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

This tour was one of the highlights of our trip. We toured Greenwich Village and heard ghost tales and lots of history of the area and the buildings. Our guide was funny, smart and very well informed. It was more than worth the money and I suggest it to anyone taking a trip to NYC!

Thank SbSpall
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We did the Edgar Allen Poe tour and Washington Park area. Our guide was great. Very informative and had great stories to tell. It was a short walk but a lot packed in.

Thank Carol L
Somerset, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Amata was our tour guide and she was fabulous! She was a great story teller and had some very interesting stories. Also learned a lot of the history behind Greenwich village. Would definitely recommend Edgar Allan Poe and His Ghostly Friends tour.

Thank Laura B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

I highly enjoyed our tour around the washington square park area of NYC, guided by Prudence Holmes. She was informative, fun, and engaging. Great way to learn about some nyc history, and fun for around halloween :)

Thank Dana M
Plainview, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Our tour guide was obviously new at it and was reading from cards in the most unenthusiastic and monotone voice. The facts were interesting, the ghost stories not very impressive and presented in a "by the way, ghosts have been seen here." type of way

Thank Susan G
Bronx, New York
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Our tour guide had a thick French accent and it was difficult to understand her. What I did understand was very interesting. I am a history fan so I found that part of the tour fun. It was not scary more of a history lesson.

Thank Jeanne F

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