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The Alamo Ghost Hunt Tour

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Address: 212 Losoya St, Suite 8, San Antonio, TX 78205-2755
Phone Number: 210-336-7831
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Not only do we have A+ rating with the B.B.B. We Have been at the top of...

Not only do we have A+ rating with the B.B.B. We Have been at the top of San Antonio's best entertainment list for the last 8 years We were voted one of the top ghost tours in America by TripAdvisor 2009. We have been mentioned in more magazine, books and newspapers than all the other ghost tours in San Antonio put together. It's just fun!

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JR and Karen are wonderful tour guides. We were expecting just a tour with stories but instead got short stories with much more 'hunting' than expected. It's a very hands on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was great! Very informative, interactive and a great value!!! I would highly recommend for anyone visiting San Antonio - all ages!!

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Thank Sarah F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this. Karen was knowledgable and very personable. My teenagers even had fun. It was definitely a fun way to explore the town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

JR and Karen are wonderful tour guides. We were expecting just a tour with stories but instead got short stories with much more 'hunting' than expected. It's a very hands on, interactive tour and JR doesn't just tell the stories but throws in other tidbits about the immediate area also. This was a great experience with a guide who has... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Disappointed. JR was a good story teller, but ended stories quickly. He did hand out equipment, such as divining rods and EMF detectors, but there was little instruction nor little time to experiment with the tools.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Our guide was Karen. She is full of stories and experiences. Our group was small enough that we each had an electronic device to detect a "change" in atmosphere, e.g., EMF detector and/or temperature gauge. We also got to use a dowsing rod. All was fun and entertaining and Karen was very knowledgeable with the local history too. Needless to... More 

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McAllen, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Definitely worth the money, very informative and exciting when you get to use the tools at hand. Exceeded all my expectations.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We went on the tour with J.R. I had fun and it was full of interesting history. I would love to go again and would recommend them.

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SAN ANTONIO
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This walk is indeed a HUNT and not a storytelling tour. No stories about particular 'ghosts'; several stories about deaths and one near fatal injury. Nice little walk but guide often commented, "Three blocks from here there used to be a..." or "You're standing eight blocks away from where X happened..." leaving me to wonder why we didn't walk to... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

I went here last year for the first time and I would honestly have to admit that I had a complete blast! You do not have to have children to have fun while going on the tour ! Highly recommended

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Helotes, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This was AWESOME! Man I felt like a kid all scared but it was so much fun and so interesting. I cannot wait to go again. I'll take some extra chones. Jai jai do it. It's a blast!

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