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Franklin on Foot

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“food tour”(45 reviews)
“walking tour”(51 reviews)
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Just minutes south of Nashville, Franklin is often cited as one of the most beautiful downtowns in the U.S. Site of "the most famous battle you've never heard of," according to National Geographic, Franklin's Civil War story will amaze and enlighten...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Franklin, TN 37064-2580
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All reviews ghost tour food tour walking tour mayhem tour ghost walk great tour highly recommend this tour a great story teller civil war historical facts a lot of fun story telling come alive downtown area lotz house margie spooky
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Alicia was a great tour guide. know’s lots of ghost facts. recommend to do in Nashville. The cherry house was spooky

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank miller16156
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The ghost tour was so much fun! Great for families. Alicia, our guide, was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic! We hope to do it again sometime.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Mary G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Alicia was an excellent guide and helped us understand Franklins role in the civil war. The walking was easy and the story told was very interesting.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gwesdor
Reviewed 6 days ago

Alicia was so friendly, knowledgeable, and informative. It was a wonderful way to spend a few hours in Franklin. I thoroughly enjoyed it and she helped guide me to some places I coould explore on my own.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank MarilynSolan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time on the haunted ghost tour. Alicia was our guide and was very informative and entertaining, she did a great job! After coming back and looking at our pictures this is what we discovered. These pictures were taken a few seconds apart....More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Grace R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time on a rainy night in February learning some local history while hearing all about the ghosts and spirits that are a part of the Franklin community. Alicia was a fantastic tour guide; very knowledgeable and friendly, she made our experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ann W
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

My sister and I was visiting Nashville for four days and was looking to do something fun and interesting. Me being a history buff and lover of all things creepy, I came across Franklin On Foot Ghost Tour. I can't tell you how awesome, interesting,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 10 February 2019

Me,my wife and my two sons went on franklin ghost tour,, Saturday the 9th.,2019,came down from Louisville,ky.,to visit my son,we really enjoyed the tour,the downtown was nice and pretty,our tour guide Alicia was great.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Troy E
Reviewed 10 February 2019

My husband and I absolutely loved the food tour. Our guide was knowledgable, friendly, and chose the most unique places that showcased true southern fare with flair. I am already planning my next girl's trip to include this tour and the ghost tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sheilasolly
Reviewed 9 February 2019

Fallen soldiers, elderly woman with candle stick, twin two years olds, playful mischief at night — ghosts sharing the 1858 Lotz House with beautiful contemporary Franklin Tn. Don’t believe in ghosts? Neither did I (and I am 76 years old). Tour guide and writer Margie...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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pedinurse
18 January 2018|
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Response from margiethe | Property representative |
Our Widow of the South tour includes tickets to the 3 houses that you then tour on your own. Each site offers its own tours. You save quite a bit doing it this way.
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Anthony B
21 March 2017|
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Response from tvlfam4 |
Absolutely. We welcome dogs on all our tours. We do briefly go inside a couple places on some daytime tours, however. One is a church that doesn't allow dogs. Which tour were you considering?
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wegocancun
11 September 2016|
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Response from franklin2016563 | Reviewed this property |
Most tours are 90 minutes. Food tour is longer. Cost for most is $20 per adult, less for teens and kids. Not a lot of walking. They stick to downtown historic area, stopping at several spots to tell you about the history.
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