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Ghost Tours of Placerville - CLOSED

Main Street, Placerville, CA 95667
+1 530-748-5600
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History and fun, wrapped into one!

We took the tour last night with some of the kids and grandkids. It was awesome! Linda had so much... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2016
autoxonline
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Placerville, California
Great Mix of History and Haunts

To be honest - I usually find TV ghost shows pretty lame. But hey, the wedding party broke up by... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2016
nyyankees1fan
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New York
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Our Gold Rush past makes our ghosts 24-carat. Year-round, stroll Placerville's Main Street with a specter stroll on Saturday nights. ADA accessible and occasional places to sit along tour route. NEW is the post-tour-tour to a nearby residential street with three haunted places. Can't make it on a Saturday? Send us an email and we can usually arrange for a another night. We offer other tours around town and El Dorado County - like Haunted Coloma. Private/group tours welcome and check out our Facebook page for time, prices and other ghost tours we offer. More occur during October. Also our book "Gold Rush Ghosts of Placerville, Coloma and Georgetown" is sure to give chills and thrills. We look forward to scaring you soon.
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Oct 13, 2016
“History and fun, wrapped into one!”
Jun 5, 2016
“Great Mix of History and Haunts”
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Main Street, Placerville, CA 95667
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+1 530-748-5600
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Reviewed October 13, 2016

We took the tour last night with some of the kids and grandkids. It was awesome! Linda had so much info to share, and even kept the younger grandkids interested. We were not aware of some of the many interesting things that took place in...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2016

To be honest - I usually find TV ghost shows pretty lame. But hey, the wedding party broke up by 7:30 and Placerville is not a real hotspot of entertainment. So a couple of us went not expecting much for the $10.00 fee. Boy, were...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2016

Thanks so much to two of the best-dressed attendees we have ever have with your wedding suits. We are delighted to have spread some Gold Rush tales and introduce old Hangtown residents to you.

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Reviewed January 1, 2016

Our friends and family did this tour in October and have a terrific time! We had a whole range of ages and the guide was FANTASTIC! Not only did we get Gold Rush history in a fun way, but also quite a few chilling moments...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2016

Hello, We so enjoyed our group and were thrilled you added our tours to your Gold Country itinerary. Without you we might never have learned what the odd sound in the cemetery was. Thank you for this great rating and appreciating our hard work. We...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2015

Had no idea Placerville could be so much spooky fun! We were driving up to Lake Tahoe, saw the reviews here on Trip Advisor and emailed to set up a tour that night. BTW "thanks" to all the previous reviewers. Our kids, 8.9 and 15,...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words. We too had a terrific time with your family, and we're glad we could arrange a non-scheduled tour for you while here I El Dorado County. All of you were intrepid ghost hunters. We hope to see...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time doing this tour it was great to learn about the haunted past. We also took the post tour I highly recomend its by the cemitary.

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2015

Bernardo, We were so pleased to have you and your lovely family with us and glad we could both thrill and chill you in God Country.

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Reviewed July 5, 2015

My friend signed us up for this tour as we love history and ghost stories. We weren't disappointed! Linda Bottjer is a fantastic story teller and brings the characters of the Gold Rush days of Placerville to life. Truly a must while visiting. And check...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

We appreciate your review very much as we work hard to weave in the spooky with actual facts from here in old "Hangtown."

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Reviewed June 6, 2014

Great stories about the history of Hangtown. On our tour up Main Street, we stopped at several points in town where our guide talked about ghost sightings, locations of the hanging trees, and various hanging trials and events from the past. I booked a group...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2014

Thank you for taking to the time to review our tour. We work hard to mix in the history with the scary so every client walks away knowing a bit more about our BOOtiful town.

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Reviewed March 16, 2014

We had the best time on this tour!! Our guide was a hoot as she walked us down Main St of this former Gold Rush town once called "Hangtown". The stories are all based on real people including those who had a swinging time at...More

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LJBooB2014, Owner at Ghost Tours of Placerville, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2014

We are so glad you loved our tour. Yes. Irish Dick is very popular swinger 164 years after being dead. We hope to scare you again soon.

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