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Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry

St. Peter's Church Stone Patio, 100 Church Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-725-8019
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History, ghosts, song & hot chocolate.

My fiance and I planned a weekend getaway and chose to add the ghost tour to our evening plans. I... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2010
Shawnee13
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Glen Burnie Md.
Wonderful

Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry with Rick Garland was wonderful. you'll learn a lot about the town and... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2009
kookylmh
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New Jersey
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America's oldest ghost tour is an approximate two hour walking tour around several blocks of the historic "Lower Town" section of Harpers Ferry viewing a number of sites and buildings that have had ghostly phenomenon reported in or around them over the years. Tour includes both legends and historical events which may account for some of the ghostly happenings. These stories of Harpers Ferry's history, legends and unexplained phenomenon are appropriate for children of all ages. Always best to call to make a reservation and check website for dates that we are closed.
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“story telling” (25 reviews)
“rick garland” (41 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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St. Peter's Church Stone Patio, 100 Church Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
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Reviewed 4 January 2010

My fiance and I planned a weekend getaway and chose to add the ghost tour to our evening plans. I had called 4 days prior to schedule our evening. The night of the tour, there were wind chills of -4. Rick called us a few...More

4  Thank Shawnee13
Reviewed 17 December 2009

Ghost Tours of Harpers Ferry with Rick Garland was wonderful. you'll learn a lot about the town and the stories are told really well. you'll laugh, cry and sit on the edge of you seat to hear what happens next. I would deff take this...More

4  Thank kookylmh
Reviewed 17 September 2009

My wife, who is the main ghost tour person in our marriage, and I took this tour last night. I am not anywhere as big a fan of ghost tours as she is, but I must admit this one was worth at least twice the...More

4  Thank Amidelamer
Reviewed 4 September 2009

My sister was visiting with her five children, and for an evening treat, I took them down for the Harpers Ferry Ghost Tour on a Monday evening in August (one of the girls stayed home with my husband because she thought she might be too...More

5  Thank jacksonrosebnb
Reviewed 23 September 2008

My husband and I enjoy ghost tours in many locations, and we thoroughly enjoyed this one! The stories were far from bland, and the guide even included a story currently being researched for tour inclusion. The tour includes a trip up to the church on...More

8  Thank Region_Travel
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Deborah P
3 July 2017|
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Response from Cwong76 | Reviewed this property |
Tour is between. 1 1/2 hrs to 1 hr 45 mins. 8-12 years of age is $10 over 12 is $14 and Under 8 is free.
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Courtney S
27 March 2017|
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Response from rickgmail | Property representative |
We do operate all year round offering the Ghost Tour at 8 PM. There's lots more info and reservation requirements/info on our website which you can access right from the Trip Advisor page or you can Google or Bing for it.
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Gony G
24 September 2016|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
I think so. As the other people said it is more about stories than scaring people. Our guide, Rick is a historian as well as an entertainer.
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