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Address: 1499 Post Alley, Pike Place Market, Just before Gum Wall, Seattle, WA 98101
Phone Number: +1 206-805-0195
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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Thu - Sun 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Located in the Pike Place Market, Market Ghost Tours is currently closed...

Located in the Pike Place Market, Market Ghost Tours is currently closed while bring transfered to a new owner. The skeptic and believer can enjoy this exterior walking tour of Pike Place Market because it is rooted in history. Leave the high heels at home because some of the streets are cobblestones. We encourage you to bring your cameras to try and capture phenomena and also to take some beautiful pictures of the neon and theatrical architecture in the Market.

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Best Ghost Tour

Jessica is an entertaining and comprehensive guide who weaves a spooky tale of those who stay around the area long after they've been officially dead. I won't give any stories... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2016
Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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137 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Jessica is an entertaining and comprehensive guide who weaves a spooky tale of those who stay around the area long after they've been officially dead. I won't give any stories away, but you'll be pleasantly entertained, even if you don't believe in such things as ghosts or orbs or poltergeists. Keep s look out when you are near the horse... More 

Thank OmsocX
Seattle, Washington
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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

This is a pretty entertaining tour. You'll get to learn more about the seedy lawlessness that pervaded Seattle back in the day, and be guided into various businesses in the Market said to be haunted. We didn't see anything paranormal on our trip, but the tour guide did a great job giving us a lot of interesting history and anecdotal... More 

Thank reeshot
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Chuck was our guide. He was very knowledgable about local lore and history. I wouldn't exactly call this a ghost tour however. There was not a lot of content on the paranormal. If you want to know more about the history of the market, the settling of the area and see the market after hours I highly recommend this tour.

Thank Sharon D
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

The tour guide was very passionate about the subject matter and tour, but it's not worth the price. Wouldn't recommend it, save your money and get a pizza by the gum wall instead.

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Mercedes C, Owner at Market Ghost Tours, responded to this review

Our ticket prices are competitive with other similar tours in Seattle and less expensive than most for hire tours in the city. My tour guides are passionate about the stories and their jobs. My business is a small business that has been a part of the Market for over 13 years. My father began telling ghost stories in the Market... More 

Bloomington, Indiana
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

We went and had chuck as our guide. One member of our group had been before and raved about the tour. Chuck failed to talk about the ghosts or spooky stories. He mostly talked about history and failed to hit on what we paid for. Walking around the market at night while it was closed was very cool.

Thank csisken
Asbury Park
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The ghost tour of Pike's Market was fun, engaging and education, primarily because the tour guide Kook clearly loved what she did. I highly recommend!

Thank ParanormalAP
Seattle, Washington
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76 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Went here in March 2015. Had a good time. As with most ghost tours, it's really more of a historical tour, which I was anticipating. Or group had about 30 people. The guide was knowledgeable and friendly and I would go again with out of town visitors. A good tip is to book online ahead of time. Also, be sure... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This was a great mix of the theatrical ghost tours mixed with the story telling tours. The guide had a gift for story telling that kept us interested the entire time!

Thank jbarbs8
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This is a must see for believers and Skeptics alike! The history is amazing, fun and at times a bit creepy!! Wonderful Fun!

Thank Tiffiny S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

When we travel to new places we like to take the ghost tours because it's a fun, and sometimes spooky, way to learn the history of a place you might not normally hear about. This was one of our favorite tours that we have done. The guide was great and knew lots about the area.

1 Thank SMcNeil82

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