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Farnsworth House Ghost Tours

401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-334-8838
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Lunch stop

I popped in here from the street after seeing the bullet holes in the walls from the battle. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dave b
,
Florence, Italy
via mobile
In their Shoes

Thought the tour of the Farnsworth house was very informative. What made it even better was the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
edmehlig
,
Easton, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible16%
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401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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+1 717-334-8838
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I popped in here from the street after seeing the bullet holes in the walls from the battle. The venue has a garden eating place as well as a tavern inside. Their menu is mainly pub grub but promptly served and good value. Inside they...More

Thank dave b
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for stopping in for lunch! We would love to have you back again sometime soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thought the tour of the Farnsworth house was very informative. What made it even better was the "In their Shoes" tour. My grandchildren learned a lot on what the soldiers wore, how far they generally walked and endured. Not to mention technical information regarding the...More

Thank edmehlig
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I am pleased to hear that you and your grandchildren had a great time on the 'In Their Shoes' Tour! It is quickly becoming very popular. Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Took the combo tour, enjoyed the history and stories while in the attic and basement of the Farnsworth House, though didn't get the trip to the cemetery that we paid for. Was kind of a let down as we were both looking forward to the...More

Thank Kelly P
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tour, I just wanted to explain what the Combo Tour includes. Our Combo Tour Combines to of our most popular tours during our off-season times -...More

Reviewed April 4, 2017

I went on both the Mourning Theater, and the Cemetery Hill tours. Each tour was $9+tax. Mourning theater: this was entirely in the cellar of the house, and was in the dark, so be careful coming in. This was a sort of storytelling of the...More

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such a detailed review! It sounds like you really took in a lot of details! We love hearing stories and seeing photos of people's experiences! I hope that you will come back and take another tour soon!

Reviewed November 19, 2016

I took the 8pm Combo Tour last Thursday. We had about a dozen people and a costumed guide - hoop skirt! Her name was Jenny. We met outside the Farnsworth House. First stop was the basement of that building where we heard about ghosts that...More

1  Thank subianchi
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience on the ghost tour! I'm happy to hear that you had a good time on the Combo Tour! Come back and join us for another tour sometime soon!

Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a tour that is going to scare the pants off you the tour that is of the basement and attic and out to the grove is most likely not what you are looking for. We had a great time with...More

1  Thank jpic50
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour here at the Farnsworth House. Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

The ghost tours were OK. There are a couple and the same information is repeated. The guide, Morgan, was great though. The tour about walking was not that enjoyableMore

Thank NYSPROF
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We appreciate all of our customers feedback. I will be sure to share your review with Morgan. If you aren't interested in a ghost tour with any walking, our Mourning Theater is a fully seated...More

Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

We've been on several ghost tours, including one at this same place about 12 years ago (which was a great time) , so we have an idea of what to expect; a bit of history mixed with local ghost stories and perhaps a couple of...More

1  Thank Josh P
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your ghost tour here with us. I will be sure to share your review with the director of our ghost company. If you wouldn't mind emailing me at farnsworthhousemarketing@comcast.net I would love a few more details about...More

Reviewed November 5, 2016

We go on ghost tours mainly to learn history - what we got was a very nice lady telling us stories about other ghost tours she had given and things that happened on them. Without anything much on the way of back story there was...More

1  Thank Pastor C
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear that you were not happy with your ghost tour. I would love to get some more details about your experience, if you wouldn't mind emailing me at farnsworthhousemarketing@comcast.net, I would love to hear from you.

Reviewed November 3, 2016

I went to another ghost tour and arrived 4 minutes past tour time. The guide said no problem. The cashier said she wasn't going to change her paperwork (done in pencil). I paid the guide and went on the tour. I thought the clerk didn't...More

1  Thank johnmushenhouse
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this review

I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your experience with us at the Farnsworth House. If you wouldn't mind emailing me at farnsworthhousemarketing@comcast.net, I would love to get some more details about your experience.

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