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Tours of Old Town

303 Romero St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
505 246-8687
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Ranked #9 of 52 Activities in Albuquerque
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: We know Old Town! Summer 2013 Hours: History Tours Daily: Monday through Saturday at 10am & 12pm; Sunday at 12pm & 2pm. Ghost Tour held Nightly at... more » Owner description: We know Old Town! Summer 2013 Hours: History Tours Daily: Monday through Saturday at 10am & 12pm; Sunday at 12pm & 2pm. Ghost Tour held Nightly at 8pm. Reservations required! We specialize in informative and entertaining outdoor walking tours which share a wide variety of interesting trivia and historical facts in the heart of the Duke City. Private Group Tours available. Whether you're in Old Town for just a few hours or for several days, we'll ensure that you don't miss a thing and have a complete Old Town experience! « less
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

I recently took my girlfriend and her kids from Denmark on the Ghost Tour. Wow, what a fun experience! The stories were very interesting, just the right kind of spooky to keep you interest. However, what really made the tour shine (or Shining.....) was the tour guide Meredith. What a fun person! She is energetic and knowledgeable as well. She... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We did the ghost tour on a Saturday night. We loved our guide, Meredith, because she was a great storyteller and she caves us lots of info about Old Town and the history of ABQ. She was patient and fun! Would love to try out the ones during the day as well when we go back.

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Memphis, TN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The tour of old town was quite delightful. Rick was a great tour guide. Because our group was small, he was able to tailor the discussion to suit the members of the group. We took a very leisurely stroll around the square, learning about the notables of days of old, it would have great to go not the ghost tour... More

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Tahlequah, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We took a group of students to Old Town for a Ghost Tour and Meredith did an Awesome job! She gave us lots of interesting history tidbits as well as explaining various ghost sightings. A very informative walk around old town. I would highly suggest this tour!

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Oklahoma city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Jen was an excellent guide. As a former tour guide I am fairly critical but she did a good job of setting the tone and expectations of the tour upfront. Jen appealed to believers and skeptics as a form of entertainment. She had good transitions between stops and humor to relate to the audience with. Go on the tour. It... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Very interesting tour aside from the typical history of Albuquerque this tour tells of the "ghosts" and legends of old town that haunt it at night. It also explains why the town shuts down so early.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We went on the Full Moon Tour yesterday night, and it exceeded our expectations. Charlie and Misty, our tour guides, were very professional and entertaining throughout the whole experience. My favorite aspect of the tour was that it was led by a lit lantern, thus bringing an eerie yet exciting atmosphere to the situation. Aside from the legends of the... More

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Beacon, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

Took the ghost tonight and we loved it! Our tour guide was Jen- she was great! Very interesting and extremely entertaining. Not sure how believable the stories are, but I thoroughly enjoyed this tour and would recommend it to anyone looking for a different and entertaining activity!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We have taken both the Ghost Tour and the History Tour and loved them both! Our guide, Meredith, was truly excited about the information she shared. Her love of this city and its history is apparent in her presentations. We'd recommend either or both of these tours to both out-of-town visitors and locals!

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Bethlehem, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I try to go on one of these types of tours every time I travel. Its a nice way to get some local history, local urban legends and put a fun twist on it all. All in all, this place was pretty good. Our guide Meredith had a lot interesting stories and experiences to share with us. I would say... More

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