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Ghosts of Albany Walking Tour

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I had a good experience, visited many places despite bad and cold weather. I enjoyed dinning at... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2016
aynietrading
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Albany, New York
boo

We found the tour with Hattie to be a bit dull. A lot of standing around. Our guide had difficulty... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2016
sweets004
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Ballston Spa, New York
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Nov 5, 2017
“Saturday night”
Sep 23, 2017
“May have been better if you could hear anything.”
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40 Lodge St, Hilton Albany, Albany, NY 12207-2119
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

I thought it was excellent. I've resided in the capital region all of my life and this tour was rich in local history and lore. The guide was very knowledgeable and well versed in the stories. He spoke extremely well and was engaging. I would...More

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Peter G, Manager at Ghosts of Albany Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences with our ghost tour, it's very gratifying to know folks enjoy our efforts to share the wonderful spirited stories of Albany. You're right...some who take the tour are expecting "Hollywood" type experiences that...More

Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

SHOULD have had a microphone or some special apparatus but this was virtually a nice walk hearing some interesting tidbits seeing beautiful buildings. We strained because buses trucks and traffic masked most of the tour. Waste of $60 for the 4 of us. Really wanted...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Mildly entertaining evening for a walk in downtown Albany. Some if the information is interesting but some is speculation.

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Reviewed December 20, 2016

I had a good experience, visited many places despite bad and cold weather. I enjoyed dinning at Cheese factory. What a wonderful delivious food there

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

This tour was awful. Our guide was more interested in telling bad jokes than clearly relating facts about Albany's history and lore. I've taken tours in the past with true Albany historians that were wonderful and fun -- this was neither! I was also embarrassed...More

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Reviewed October 31, 2016

We found the tour with Hattie to be a bit dull. A lot of standing around. Our guide had difficulty completing her thoughts and was often out of breath (even after standing for long periods of time between very short walks) which made what she...More

Thank sweets004
Reviewed October 24, 2016

We took the Ghost Tour on Sunday October 23rd at 9:30 pm. Our tour guide Enrique was very knowledgeable and personable. He was very outgoing and didn't make anything awkward. It is more of a history lesson then a ghost tour but a lot of...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016

We were in Albany for an evening and just wanted to learn more about the history of the city. We were able to join the 9:30 pm tour with the Full Moon high overhead and a little drizzle of rain coming down. Our guide, Enrique,...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2016

We did the tour on friday night while i was on the city for business. it was a fantastic way to discover a city through that tour. Albany is a very nice city with remarquable architecture and a lot of history. Our guide , monsier...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2016

My wife and I took the Ghosts of Albany tour over Columbus Day Weekend. Our guide, Enrique, was a natural. He told the group he was new to the job, but he was an entertaining and informative guide. He seemed to really enjoy the job...More

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