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Wicked Walking Tours

72 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4749
+1 888-718-4253
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Great time!

The walking tour went by so fast - Gordon is a great storyteller and we loved hearing about the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
April F
Fun Family Event in Portland

We have been to Portland several times, however, this was our first time on the Wicked Walking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tom E
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Pittstown, New Jersey
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Legends & History of Haunted Portland. Join your fellow thrill seekers and history lovers for this VERY entertaining and unique stroll through the cobblestone streets of the Old Port. Our professional performance artists turn factual dark history dating from the 1600's into theater and even Stand-up comedy at times! Featuring Indian Attacks, Witch Trials, Pirates, terrific story telling, hysterical impersonations and more, this extremely ghost popular tour boasts guests who return year after year. It's not a lot of walking, but it sure is a lot of fun!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ghost tour” (30 reviews)
“story telling” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
72 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4749
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+1 888-718-4253

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The walking tour went by so fast - Gordon is a great storyteller and we loved hearing about the area and its history.More

Thank April F
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear April, Thank you so much for your "Great time" review!!! I am so happy you guys enjoyed the tour!!! It was a genuine pleasure showing you around. So many wonderful people like yourselves come on the tour, bringing great energy, and you make my...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to Portland several times, however, this was our first time on the Wicked Walking Tour. We participated with our three sons (ages 12,14 & 16) and they found it entertaining and informational (they are a tough audience). We learned a bit about...More

Thank Tom E
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Tom, You never know how teens are going to react, so I am WAY beyond thrilled that your sons liked it!!! Thank you so much for your review, and for letting me know that!!! I appreciate you taking time out to write it, as...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

One of my favorite things to do in a new city is to check out the local ghost tours. Whether you believe in ghosts or not you can always learn a bit of history, gain some local folklore and get a general "lay of the...More

Thank Samantha L
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Samantha, WOW!!! You totally made my week!!! I can't thank you enough for your wonderful review. I am so grateful for your kindness, and that you even came a second time. Thanks again, and I wish you all the best! Take care, Gordon

Reviewed 1 week ago

That aside, Gordon Tweedie brought the history and horror of Portland Maine to life in what was a clearly polished and attentive oral tradition. Mr. Tweedie can only be described as an urban shaman, of the highest caliber. ~ Hilda CrowMore

Thank Todd W
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Todd, I am certain I do not merit your kind review, but I am very grateful all the same! I appreciate you taking time out to write it. I am unfamiliar with the writings of Hilda Crow, but I will definitely check it out....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking along the Portland pier at dusk, as well as some of the less-traveled streets, gave us a real appreciation of the history of this town. Gordon did a great job keeping our large group engaged and entertained, with his humor and encyclopedic knowledge of...More

Thank Hilary G
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Hilary, Thank you so much for your excellent review!!! We are very grateful for it! The wonderful people that come on this tour, like you and your family, inspire us to do our best comedy. We are so pleased you had a lot of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on this ghost tour. Gordon the tour guide had loads of ghostly tales and it's a fun way to walk around and explore the beautiful old town of Portland Maine.More

Thank Sinead W
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sinead, I was so pleased to get your wonderful review from Ireland!!! My great Uncle Dan Buckley was a famed local story teller in the Irish tradition in Northern Maine, and his father had come over from Cork. I am so glad you and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an interesting and entertaining look into the history and overall feel of Portland. Gordon really brought to life the eerie tales of of ghosts and strange happenings of this old seaside town. Walking down the dark cobblestone streets that have been there since...More

Thank Eric G
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Outworlder, Oh, thank you so much!!! Your descriptions are wonderful, and I very much appreciate your kind review! Thanks for taking time out to write it, and also for coming on the tour. I get the best tour guests, and you guys make it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really great time on our Wicked Walking Tour. Glenn was a wonderful guide - funny and knowledgeable. He made sure to draw everyone in - he has a remarkable memory for names. The ghost stories were just scary enough - not creepy...More

Thank Stephanie S
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Stephanie, Thank you so much for your terrific review!!! Glenn was thrilled you and your family enjoyed it so much! He thought you guys were super! We are so grateful for your kindness, and that you took time out to write it. Thanks again,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent tour. The guide is fun, some interesting stories and a nice walk around Portland.

Thank Jeremiah j
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jeremiah, HA! Thanks for your excellent review, man!!! I really appreciate it. It was so great talking to you both for a bit before the tour started, and I am pumped that you guys enjoyed it! Happy trails! Best, Gordon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a Wicked Good Time. Did the Tour with the family and was very happy. Gorden is an excellent tour guide and amazing with his ability to remember names. His stories had a lot of history and his delivery was spot on. Very entertaining...More

Thank Eleni B
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ti Kanis Eleni, You have a beautiful family!!! Everyone was so nice, polite and attentive, and it was an honor to have 8 of you together as tour guests!!! Thank you for your wonderful review, and thanks for coming on the tour! I am so...More

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Rachel S
31 January 2015|
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Response from GTweedie | Property representative |
Hi Rachel, Thanks for your email! Advance ticket purchase is required for many reasons. Wicked Walking Tours is a unique artistic outlet for experienced, outstanding actors and comedians. They not only understand... More
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