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Yorktown Ghost Tours

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About Yorktown Ghost Tours
Listed as a must do by the Today Show and Family Circle Magazine, this exclusive guided tour explores the unexplained mysteries of the USS Yorktown in historic Charleston, SC. Hear stories of sacrifice and devastation as this tour ventures into areas normally restricted to the public. Learn of the strange activity that has been documented and reported including the startling results of the investigation by Syfy Channel's "Ghost Hunters".
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I highly recommend taking a tour USS Yorktown. Our tour guide Bruce, went out of his way to make everyone feel comfortable. My eight year old daughter enjoyed the tour as well. It was spooky enough to keep her interest, while she learned history at...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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My wife and I decided to take a ghost tour while on our honeymoon in Mount Pleasant, I thought it would be fun since she does not care much for being frightened. The tour was less scary but the stories and history behind the Yorktown...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was first time ever on a naval ship so it was exciting but with boy scouts camping on the ship and several people watching the game it took the feel of a ghost tour away. I wanted to go all over the ship. Lol tour...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good tour, it was very informative. The only downside was that we were taken into a room where there was a very loud video playing and the tourguide was telling us a story inside the room with the video playing as well....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

I was on a girls trip to SC and wanted to learn about history but also have fun along the way. We tried this ghost tour and it was awesome! It was at night and the ship is incredible, the size is too big to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

If you like being in a small group learning history this is the trip for you with an Excellent Guide.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We had a great tour. Guide did a great job and was very informative. We even had a real fire alarm during the tour. Had to go back up to deck because of it. By the time we got there they had found a bad...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

This was my favorite attraction. The history was so interesting and seeing the massive ship first hand was impressive. We were with a group of couples and we all enjoyed ourselves very much. Our tour guide, Don, was wonderful. I may have caught something on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

We all had a great time! Got to see parts of the ship not normally open to the general public and learned some new and interesting stories. I will do this again next time I am in Charleston.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

We had a great time on the tour of the USS Yorktown. My husband loved the tour and the history of the ship. The stories of some of the sailors was very interesting. If we ever stay in Charleston again we will take another tour!...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Nicole S
September 30, 2018|
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Response from ctsbuick | Reviewed this property |
No but the fire alarms do have a strobe if they go off
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September 4, 2016|
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Response from Dave K | Reviewed this property |
No, it's just a guideline. They use it so small children won't ruin the trip for the group since it is a ghost tour after all. But my 9 year old loved it and was scared at one part and simply hung back with mom while I... More
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james s
March 29, 2015|
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Response from Craig D | Property representative |
You can certainly visit that part of the ship during the day. Typically the ghost tour does not go through the engine room because of the time it take to get down there. Please send an email to the address found on our... More
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