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Waxahachie Haunted History Tours

101 W Main St, Historic Ellis County Courthouse, Waxahachie, TX 75165-0405
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Lots of history

Took my 13 year old son - we both loved the tour. So much spooky history in a small area. After... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
921naebug
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Waxahachie, Texas
Great historical facts and ghost stories about Waxahachie!

Doug is an excellent story teller and guide! Our Sunday School class went on the tour, and... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Melissa M
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On our two hour tour, you will learn about the past that history book tend to ignore. Stops include the well-known Ellis County Courthouse and The Rogers Hotel. The tour is informative, interesting, and maybe a little bit spooky!
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101 W Main St, Historic Ellis County Courthouse, Waxahachie, TX 75165-0405
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my 13 year old son - we both loved the tour. So much spooky history in a small area. After hearing one of the stories it made perfect sense to something I had experienced the previous year. We look forward to taking another tour...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Doug is an excellent story teller and guide! Our Sunday School class went on the tour, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed it. My husband and I grew up in Waxahachiie and were amazed at the all the stories about the downtown area that we were not...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Doug Reid leads the Waxahachie Ghost Tour guests on a two hour tour of both the history of Waxahachie and the legends. There are some fabulous architectural highlights along with a generous helping of local historical anecdotes. Yes, there are lots of stories of spirits...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

It was cold and only my stepdaughter and myself showed up so for 40.00 I didn't know if the guide would still be willing to take us for the 2 hrs. He did! Was so great to hear history I didn't know and I'm a...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was the very first ghost tour I’ve ever been on, so I don’t have any other experiences like this to compare it to. That being said, my husband, my sister, and I, had such a great time on this tour! Our tour guide Doug,...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The tour is a fun history lesson of the area. If you are a "true" ghost hunter/stories, it may not be for you. It's more of a there could be a ghost here/here is a story we heard. I enjoyed, but my friend didn't. She's...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I met up with Doug - the tour guide & had a 1st Class Tour of Downtown Waxahachie! On this tour you don't only hear about history but you hear the stories & legends of Real People that inhabited the area!! I was in Waxahachie...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

The is a very interesting walking history tour of downtown Waxahachie with some creepy history sprinkled in. We really enjoyed the story telling of the tour guide and recommend it for history buff tourists and residents alike. I learned things that I had never known...More

Thank Perry G
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A great history lesson, learned a lot about ghosts that reside in the old buildings and history of the town. The walk was pleasant with little rough terrain and a few steps up & down. We had a nice stop midway to use the bathroom...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Very interesting lesson in the history of Waxahachie. I grew up there and still learned a lot and heard a lot of stories that I've never heard before! Also saw some interesting things in one of the pictures that I took of this window.

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Debra B
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Price seems to depend on dates attending. Can't post a website here but you can do a search for Waxahachie Ghost Tours and they have an official website. Hope that helps!
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