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Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry

Closed Now: 7:45 PM - 10:00 PM
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Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry
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America's oldest ghost tour is an approximate two hour walking tour around several blocks of the historic "Lower Town" section of Harpers Ferry viewing a number of sites and buildings that have had ghostly phenomenon reported in or around them over...more
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Hours Today: 7:45 PM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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St. Peter's Church Stone Patio, 100 Church Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
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All reviews great tour story telling rick garland spend an evening great stories spooky stories fun evening all ages would highly recommend this tour town's history history lesson walking tour his knowledge two hours hour tour whole family in town
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I have always been curious about these things, so when I was in Harpers Ferry to visit both that and nearby Antietam, I decided to use a free evening to check it out. You don't have to believe in ghosts or anything to enjoy this....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Enjoyed the tour. Very informative and fun. Rick, the tour guy was very engaging. Will definitely do it again when in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Rick did an amazing job telling the stories of Harpers Ferry. We enjoyed the 2 hour long tour. It was full of history and creepy stories! We didn't see any actual ghosts but I'm okay with that!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hillsiss01
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The tour was very interesting. History was sprinkled in with the ghost stories. Start out at the church and the tour ends there. Our guide dressed in the civil war period and knew his history. We were a small group but he still gave us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leecin777
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

My family and I participated in this tour last night, and it was phenomenal! Our tour guide, Rick Garland, was a knowledgeable and engaging storyteller who weaves historical fact with ghost stories of the region into a seamless narrative that captures the imagination and doesn’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Natalie S
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Park at the train station, walk up the hill to the church, and be prepared to hear great stories about the history of our country, background of this pivotal area, and the ghosts that may remain...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 821andrewh
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Rick Garlard was awesome. Great experience for the ghost walk and singing. He engages the audience. Can't wait to join him on historical tour tomorrow.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank drauken
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Harper's Ferry is great during the day and even better at night! The history and haunting stories told on this walk have Forever changed the way I look at Harper's Ferry! Excellent Orator, captivating tales, and content that will leave you wishing you had brought...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

We decided to do this last minute and so glad we did. We saw the phone number as we were walking to Jefferson Rock and called to reserve a spot, which really is to just get the full information. We found parking later in the...More

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

This is a wonderful tour that my wife and I really enjoyed! There was a great mixture of local ghost stories and history that will keep your attention for 2 hours. The tour guide was very funny, charismatic and knowledgeable. The town of Harper’s Ferry...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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blabsybabs
May 1, 2018|
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Response from rickgmail | Property representative |
Yes, I will be conducting a Ghost Tour every Friday & Saturday night in August. Park at the Amtrak Train Station on Potomac Street (no fee) and walk about 6 blocks up to St. Peter's Church, located at the top of the old... More
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Deborah P
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Cwong76 | Reviewed this property |
Tour is between. 1 1/2 hrs to 1 hr 45 mins. 8-12 years of age is $10 over 12 is $14 and Under 8 is free.
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Courtney S
March 26, 2017|
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Response from rickgmail | Property representative |
We do operate all year round offering the Ghost Tour at 8 PM. There's lots more info and reservation requirements/info on our website which you can access right from the Trip Advisor page or you can Google or Bing for it.
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