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The Porterdale History Tour

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Dec 1, 2018
“What a fun night!”
Oct 13, 2018
“Porterdale Ghost Tour”
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Historic Walking, Caravan & Trolley Tours. Day History and Night Haunted Ghost Tour with paranormal investigation. Most tours begin on the historic Covington Square at 2101 Washington Street Covington GA 30014. During the day walking tour, tourists...more
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2101 Washington St SW, Covington, GA 30014-2321
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Reviewed December 1, 2018

We went on the ghost tour. Our tour guide had a great personality and sense of humor. It was well worth the hour drive I did to get there! Great experience and lots of history. Highly recommend!

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

My friends and I had a great time. We recommend the tour for others highly. Lots of fun. A little eerie at times but very informative too.

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Shant'e R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

We really love what we do! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself on the tour and YES the village is very eerie and haunted! We still get the creeps too! Your Tour Guides Kevin and Shant’e Ragin

Reviewed August 19, 2018

The tour was very informative and exciting! We enjoyed every minute! The tour included history of Covington and Oxford as well. The tour guides were entertaining and knowledgeable.

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Shant'e R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank You! We think the history of Newton County is very interesting. We are still learning new things everyday. The tour will continue to develop! Thanks Again!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

The guides were punctual, prepared, eager to answer questions and very interested in the town of Porterdale and sharing its unique history.

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Shant'e R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank You! We enjoy learning history and studying culture. It is our pride and life’s work to share the information from our studies! We hope to meet you again on one of our other tours!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Thank you Shante and Kevin for caring about the history of Newton County and sharing your knowledge. The tour is very well put together and your enthusiasm is contagious. Makes me want to know even more about this wonderful County I call home. Very impressed...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Shant'e R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank You for your great review! We have fallen in love with Newton County! We will continue to conduct interviews and study the history of this great settlement! The Ghost Tour will start in September! During our interviews for the history tour we received a...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018

I have lived in Newton County all my life. I was born and raised in Newton County. I found the Porterdale History Tour very educational, informative, interesting and genuinely amazing. I will take this tour again for the information and education. They packed a lot...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Shant'e R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

We enjoy what we do and consider the history tours to be an act of service to those who have worked hard to make Antebellum Newton County what it is today! Thank You for your feedback!

Reviewed April 30, 2018

Enjoyed an in-depth tour of Porterdale's founding and subsequent evolution into a mill town along the Yellow River. Shante and Kevin brought history alive with a very informative review of the past and present of this little town. They have done their research and know...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Shante R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

We enjoyed having you in Porterdale and did learn a great bit of information from you too!

Reviewed April 30, 2018

We went on the tour with limited knowledge about historical mill towns. Kevin and Shant'e were a wealth of information. They really exceeded all of my expectations and gave us a fabulous tour of the town and were the most gracious of hosts.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Shante R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thank You for your compliment of how much we know about the Village! We are in continual study to make sure we bring our guests as much information as possible! Hope to meet you again!

Reviewed April 25, 2018

The porterdale history tour is amazing! The old mill village on the yellow river is alive with history! Shante has done her research and knows this village! We started with an iced chai at Madd Lulu's, then hopped on the golf cart for the tour....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Shante R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

We enjoyed having you guys on tour!

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time and if you're into the paranormal or in for ghost hunting I definitely suggest that you take this tour. Kevin and Shante are good friends and they know to entertain the masses.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Bryan W
Shante R, Public Relations Manager at The Porterdale History Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

You had a specific interest in the Paranormal, due to our extensive experience with Ghost Tours we were able to accommodate you. Thank you for booking your private Paranormal tour with us! We look forward to seeing you again!

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