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Fantomes Montreal Ghosts

#16 of 69 Tours in Montreal
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Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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Address: 360 Rue Saint-Francois-Xavier Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2S8, Canada
Phone Number: (514) 844-4021
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In the unparalleled and fascinating ambience of Old Montréal, get ready for...

In the unparalleled and fascinating ambience of Old Montréal, get ready for a unique and memorable experience, with your family, friends or colleagues! Explore Old Montréal in a truly different way and meet the spirits and ghosts that haunt its streets! Whether you opt for a Traditional Ghost Walk or a Ghost Hunt, you will be equally astonished and captivated. Witches, charlatans and former criminals await you in the dark corners of Old Montréal… Hear their memories filled with legends, grim stories, criminal intrigues, mysteries and secrets… Tourists and Montrealers alike enjoy the original, amusing and educational activities of Montréal Ghosts, as evidenced by the numerous positive comments of our participants. Come and enjoy for yourself this unique style of urban theatre, a fun experience for all!

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Great tour of old Montreal at night

Our family went on this tour in August 2016, booking was easy and was overall a fun experience. I will say first off, I didn't find this was spooky ghost tour that you would... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
ktharg
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Calgary, AB

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Calgary, AB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family went on this tour in August 2016, booking was easy and was overall a fun experience. I will say first off, I didn't find this was spooky ghost tour that you would expect. It was more of a sit around the campfire and tell spooky tales while visiting some dark corners of Old Montreal. The hosts are great... More 

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are Montrealers and we still have so much to see in our own city. This tour was really nice despite the weather. It was raining really hard and the tour still goes on. The actors are really good and had us captivated from the start.

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1 Thank Nancy P
New York, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This walking ghost tour was a great way to experience the city for a few hours at night. Walking around Old Montreal and hearing a variety of stories relating to unfortunate events and the paranormal aftermath that followed was entertaining and our host, Mr. E, was a great guide.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Mr. E, did a great job with his story telling. In my opinion the tour was more historical than scary, but it was well worth it. Old Montreal is a treat and it was great to hear about some of the events from the past, many of which you won't read about in your history books.

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1 Thank Bill P
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this. Our guide was very enthusiastic and good at recounting all of the historical facts. The stories really helped to give the Old Port a reference for us which made it more interesting. We went on streets we otherwise wouldn't have and this gave it a sense of adventure. Our guide had a good, playful sense of... More 

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Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 5 people,14,22,43,50,51 so a wide age group. Honestly we were all excited to go on this haunted walk. ends up the tour is boring as hell. It's so unfortunate. We were the 1st 5 people to leave the group. More probably left after us, the guests in the group were all so bored as well,... More 

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Guidatour, Responsable des relations publiques at Fantomes Montreal Ghosts, responded to this review

Hello Kyle, Thank you for your comments. We are sorry you feel that way about our Ghost Walk. Our product is usually very appreciated and we are sorry it didn’t suit you that night. Best regards, Montréal Ghosts' Team More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crazy stories. My 11 and 14 year old really enjoyed the creative, scary stories!!! Definitely would recommend it for a fun family activity.

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1 Thank Gina V
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ghost tour of old Montréal was very scary, interesting and informative. We had a great guide who was very expressive and made the stories very creepy. Our entire family enjoyed the tour and seeing the "haunted" sites. This tour could of been perfect, if we were able to enter the sites instead of looking at them. Overall, we would recommend... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was at first skeptical, but this was fantastic. Ghosts of Montreal myths explain the life in New France in XVII and XVIII centuries, in authentic language. They bring you into the atmosphere and time like a movie, or a play would. An excellent history lesson for my 14 year old. It was fun, informative, and a little ghastly.

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ghost walk was excellent. We had a large group (27), but our guide/actor did her best to be heard, and she stayed in character well. It was a warm and muggy night, but we got to see other parts of the city. You'll end up a bit of a ways from your starting point, so plan on that.

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Staying in Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)

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Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic center of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to some of the city's most antiquated buildings and picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St. Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums, festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a celebrated part of the city that explodes into fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its center, street performers and artists compete with sprawling restaurant terraces for space along Jacques-Cartier Square, while the cobbled streets of Rue St. Paul and Rue Notre-Dame offer a reprieve of quiet galleries and atmospheric wine bars. Horse-drawn carriages are not an uncommon part of traffic, and the narrows they traverse are lined with boutiques, crêperies, and poutine shops enshrined in buildings of stone and wooden lattices. Here you can evoke Montreal's past with a traditional cooking lesson or historical tour, then enjoy its artistic present with live music and theater.