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History and Ghost Tours of Old Town

303 Romero St NW, Plaza Don Luis - N120, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1481
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Very interesting!

We've been to Old Town many times but had never heard about the history and hauntings in the area... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Karen J
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Shawnee
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Our tour of old town

Took the walking tour of old town. Loved it. Forget our guides name but it was the noon tour on... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
rcorbett1
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Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
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We know Old Town! Public History Tours available at 12pm DAILY by advance reservation. Private History Tours available at 10am, 2pm, 4pm). Ghost Tour of Old Town NIGHTLY at 8pm ~ Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk since 2001! Moonlight Ghost Tour at 10pm on night's of the Full Moon Toast a Ghost Haunted Pub Crawl 6:00pm on select nights. Spook Troop Junior Ghost Hunting Tour at 6pm most weekends. Private Group Tours available (1 to 200 people). We specialize in informative and entertaining outdoor walking tours which share a wide variety of interesting trivia and historical facts in the heart of the Duke City. Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk since 2001. Whether you're in Old Town for just a few hours or for several days, we'll ensure that you don't miss a thing & will have a complete Old Town experience! Advance pre-paid reservations REQUIRED no later than 2-hours before Tour start time.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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303 Romero St NW, Plaza Don Luis - N120, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1481
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been to Old Town many times but had never heard about the history and hauntings in the area. Our guide Charlie was very entertaining and really made the stories come to life!More

Thank Karen J
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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for joining us and for posting your review! We are Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk, since 2001. We're glad we could share the history, mystery and hauntings of the Old Town Area. As a Hall of Fame recipient from TripAdvisor (for Certificates of Excellence for...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took the walking tour of old town. Loved it. Forget our guides name but it was the noon tour on July 12th. Very informative and the guide was very friendly. Provided the insight we were looking for. A good 75 minutes spent. Getting scheduled was...More

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for joining us and for posting your review! Your Tour Guide was Nancy. Nancy is a true scholar and historian who loves telling you all of Old Town's secrets! Our 12pm Public High Noon History, Legends & Lore Tour shows historic...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went on the 8pm ghost tour. We had a private tour with Charlie and he was great! This was our third ghost tour and it was by far the most interesting and fun. We really enjoyed Charlie's stories and bits of...More

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us and for taking the time to post your review! We're glad that we we were a part of your Old Town experience. As Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk since 2001, we LOVE showing people both the past history & the current...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the Ghost Tour of Old Town. Very informative and interesting. Our guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. I will definitely recommend this tour to anyone who asks.More

Thank B T
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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and for taking the time to post your review! We are Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk, since 2001, and we love to share the History & Mystery of the Old Town area! We're thrilled that you had a great time! We...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first ghost tour so we weren’t sure what to expect. The guides were entertaining and passionate about the stories. A great walk around Old Town. Not sure we believe the ghost “talkings”. If we had the time, I think we would have...More

Thank Lou Ann J
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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and for taking the time to post your review! Our 8pm nightly Ghost Tours include some History - though our daytime History Tours do not include any Ghost Stories... I think you are referring to EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena) that...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide to the ghosts was great. Her stories were fun with enough real history in them to make it almost educational as well as fun.More

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for the nightly 8pm Ghost Tour of Old Town Albuquerque and for taking the time to post your review! Shhhhhh don't tell the kids that they are actually learning history & science while taking our spooky Tour!!! =) Old Town...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great ghost tour along with some interesting history about ABQ . Great Job. Kids enjoyed it as well . This was our second time for the adults . Charles did a great jobMore

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to post your review! And, THANK YOU for joining us for another Tour! Your repeat business is the best compliment that you can give us. We're Albuquerque's ORIGINAL Ghost Walk, since 2001, and we love sharing the history & mystery...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a blast! Our tour guide Charlie, was so much fun. The tales were insightful about the local history as well as spooky. I would recommend this to any one and all ages.More

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and for posting your review! We're glad that you enjoyed the spooky side of Old Town. We are A;Albuquerque ORIGINAL Ghost Walk - since 2001! We love sharing the history & mystery of Old Town. Perhaps next time you'll join...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

A great night out. Informative, fun, relaxed, with great tour guide personalities and cool ghost stories. Highly recommended.

Thank Adam M
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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Thank you for joining us & for posting your review! We're thrilled that you enjoyed the Ghost Tour & will recommend us. We hope you will join us again. Perhaps for a daytime History Tour or Scavenger Hunt?

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We love Old Towns and we took both the ghost tour and the Historic tour. The guide was fun and entertaining. We learned a lot about the town. On the historic tour, he had pictures from the 1800’s so we could see what the spot...More

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Old_Town_Expert, Manager at History and Ghost Tours of Old Town, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Thank you for joining us for both the daytime History Tour AND the 8pm nightly Ghost Tour! The ambiance is totally different in historic Old Town between day and night and we're glad you got to enjoy the full experience. Our Tours strive to show...More

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Ana M
January 20, 2018|
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Response from Old_Town_Expert | Property representative |
You can find all prices & FAQ's at website of ToursOfOldTown. Advance prepaid reservations are required at least 2 hours before Tour start time. Public History Tours are held daily at 12pm. Private History Tours are held... More
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jackie d
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If you are looking for the HISTORY of Albuquerque then our History Tour would be your best bet! The Trolley Tour is more of a modern site-seeing tour of the Albuquerque Area. Albuquerque was founded in 1706 in the area... More
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