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Scary DC

237 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-1107
+1 202-780-7169
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Scary DC is the premier ghost tour in Washington DC. Scary DC focuses on historically accurate, engaging, and scary tours. Popular haunts include the Capital Hill Ghost Tour and The Haunted White House.
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237 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-1107
+1 202-780-7169

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I very much enjoyed this tour! The stories were very well told, and had just the right mix of history and mystery! We loved it!

Thank jmcnamara2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

To start, our guide was phenomenal! He was very knowledgeable of the history of the area and was an excellent story teller (and totally in character the whole time). Was it scary? Not really. Was it entertaining? Definitely! Our guide told us a lot of...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Samuel Chase was animated and pretty much stayed in character throughout the whole tour. He was entertaining and regaled us with great tales and history throughout the evening. My only detractor for Mr. Chase would be that Mr. Chase spent a little too much time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and we loved that he dressed in character!! We had a great night out :)

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Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

So I bought this because I thought it was scary as in murders, haunting, etc. Its not. More like a history lesson with "and some say you can hear Madison roam the reading room at night." Not gory or frightening just 1.5 hours of history...More

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Thank Courtney M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Scary DC tour is led by a gentleman in period attire, who meets you outside a Starbucks in Catitol Hill. But the familiar green storefront is the last modern construct that you see or notice for the next hour or so as you are...More

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Thank paulcnewport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband had a ball, and he found it to be very informative. My teen daughter and myself on the other hand was hoping to see a ghost 😂

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Thank lakila a
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The tour took place beginning at 8:30 PM on Pennsylvania Avenue near the Capitol building. The "ghost of Supreme Court Justice Samuel Chase" was our tour guide and was in costume and character the entire roughly two hour tour. He told stories of events that...More

Thank Amidelamer
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We did the Capital Hill area last Saturday and it was a fun time. Our guide was on time and very personable. Her name escapes me now, but she was really good. We walked a short area but the tour took about 2 hours. We...More

Thank leslie t
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Our tour guide was in character for the duration of the tour, which helped to keep the material fun and engaging. I enjoyed hearing the hidden history of the capitol building along with the tragedy, presented as short stories not just facts. Fun way to...More

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