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In a city nearly 400 years old - troubled with war, murderers, strife and the occasional bout of stray molasses, it's hardly any wonder that Boston remains one of the most haunted cities in America. Join us aboard Ghosts & Gravestones and explore...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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200 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3615
Downtown
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Boston for two days and overnight and having used the HOHO buses during the days we added the evening Ghost trip to our ticket. The guides were a lot of fun and exceptionally entertaining. Their tour of the graveyards was fun as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only in Boston for one night, and we wanted to learn some history and see some of the less visited parts of Boston. This tour was amazing! We learned about the darker history of Boston, and the guides made it super fun and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RangersBabe13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was so much fun! Betty was AMAZING! Everyone was so great. This was one of the best organized tours I have taken. You get to see so much and hear a variety of historic and entertaining stories. Very cool night tour, and i...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank flexie003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were more than pleased with how the Ghosts and Gravestones tour went. The tour guides were friendly, knowledgeable and very entertaining. I highly recommend this tour for anyone that wants to hear history, mystery and screams.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matt M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been a big fan of Ghost & Gravestones and have had the pleasure of doing the tours in Savannah and St. Augustine. But the Boston tour is my favorite so far. The guides are entertaining and each have a unique identity that gives every...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank charlesfowler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the regular Old Town Trolley Tour in Boston & use it every time we visit. I was really excited for the Ghosts & Gravestones tour, especially since it was Halloween, but both my husband and I were disappointed afterwards. I felt like it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MO423
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wife and I celebrated our 30th anniversary with a trip to Boston/Salem, MA. We went around Halloween and decided to do as much touristy stuff as we could fit in. The Ghosts and Gravestones tour was by far my favorite thing that we did....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nordiccross
Steven J, General Manager at Ghosts & Gravestones, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much. We had a great time!

Reviewed December 12, 2018

My wife picked this tour. We both enjoy ghost tours- and gravestones is an immediate plus. Our tour guide- Bernard- AKA the grave digger- was absolutely amazing. He stayed in character the entire time- and even heckled some of the people on the tour that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ratfinkbob
Steven J, Manager at Ghosts & Gravestones, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks! We're glad you had such an awesome time with Bernard!

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

We so enjoyed this tour. It was over the top, but in such a good way. Jasper Saint James was an incredible guide and I learned so much. Just spooky enough. Wear comfy shoes as there is some walking.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PaulaCdS
Steven J, Manager at Ghosts & Gravestones, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you had a blast Paula. I'll make sure to let Jasper know you had fun! Ghosts & Gravestones

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

We were out to eat and needed something to do before heading back to our hotel. The tour was great. It was a awful rainy and cold night but the crew worked very hard to make sure we had a great time. The performance and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris B
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annettek341
January 20, 2019|
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Response from cwD7581YP | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of stops for a few cemetery visits (one is a somewhat steep hill, in case that’s an issue).
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Jeanne T
October 8, 2018|
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Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous person - about 2 hours - they run a tight schedule. The earlier you get to the tour - the better chance you have of getting a better seat - granted none are bad
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