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Asheville Ghost Walking Tour and Mystery Museum

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Experience the spookiest sites of downtown Asheville with your expert local guide. Enjoy hair-raising tales and dark history, then descend to the basement of the Asheville Masonic Temple to explore the Asheville Mystery Museum. This is Asheville's original and ultimate ghost adventure!
  • Explore Asheville’s haunted history, and hear spooky stories from your guide
  • Go with a guide and avoid getting lost in a city you don’t know at night 
  • Gain exclusive access to the collection at Asheville Mystery Museum 
  • Learn about ghost hunting from your guide and use real equipment 
  • Convenient meeting location is easy to find for a stress-free experience
What to Expect
This Asheville ghost tour meets at the Asheville Masonic Temple on Broadway Street in the city. In the dark of the night, follow your guide around the streets of Asheville. See some of the most haunted areas as you listen to stories about ghosts who won’t go away, brutal murders, and many other spine-chilling tales. Plus, find out why psychics consider the city a vortex. Afterward, head down to the basement of the Asheville Masonic Temple with your guide, and gain exclusive access to the Asheville Mystery Museum. In the museum, your guide tells you about the city’s bootlegging, hangings, and even mummies. Wander through the collection to see photographs of apparitions caught on camera and other super-scary items. Once you’re done exploring the museum, your guide takes you back outside to show you some ghost-hunting techniques. Use real equipment to try and experience paranormal activity before your tour ends.
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Departure Point
Asheville Masonic Temple, 80 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801, USA
Departure Time
8:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local guide
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children ages 8 and younger are complimentary and must be accompanied by an adult
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, comfortable walking shoes are strongly advised
  • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was a fantastic tour not only for the ghost stories but the history behind the stories. And having a knowledgeable tour guide just adds to the enjoyment of it. I have to give props to my friend from Medford,NJ.... St. Mary of the Lakes!!...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved hearing the history of the town; Tad was an incredible story teller and brought fun and knowledge to the evening. He was super adaptable and seemingly unphased by the live shootout that was happening nearby. The only thing I didn’t like was the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Tad was exemplary! Engaging, funny, thorough. Not just reading from someone else's notes but from having done his own research.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 740,666
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While this wasn't the best walking ghost tour I've been on, we still found it to be enjoyable and interesting. Our guide was knowledgeable, funny, and interesting, though sometimes the stories could be drawn out a bit too long. At the end of the tour,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The women in my family took a girls trip. We range in ages from 21-70 and everyone enjoyed our guide Bryan and the history he taught us. It was perfect weather and a perfect time! Thank you!

Date of experience: October 2019
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17 September 2019|
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Response from Cruiser677907 | Reviewed this property |
You probably can, but it is a good bit of walking for 2 hours.
12 August 2019|
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Response from katyflower | Reviewed this property |
Oh my gosh! You must have been on a different route. Our first half mile was straight uphills to the Catholic Basilica and it was brutal. After the next two stops we bailed. It was not entertaining to us at all. Poor... More
16 May 2019|
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Response from Kellyn G | Reviewed this property |
Our family bought tickets just hours before the walking tour on a rainy night. No issues at all. Very much worth it though!
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