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Farnsworth House Ghost Tours

401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-334-8838
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Unique place, interesting history

I guess I signed up for the wrong tour. I arrived at 9:30pm and our guide was a nice young man in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Elizabeth T
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Westfield, New York
very interseting

I loved it but personally did not get any activity this weekend very sad. but other than that a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Briann B
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Gettysburg's original ghost tour company that has been running for nearly 30 years. The Farnsworth House offers a variety of tours, including the Mourning Theatre, Mature Tour, ghost hunts, and walking tours. All tours enter the historic Farnsworth House, which was used as a Confederate stronghold during the Battle of Gettysburg and is belived to be the position from which the bullet that killed Jennie Wade was fired. The Farnsworth House has been featured on the TV Show: Ghost Hunters, as well as other programs on SyFy, Travel Channel, and A&E.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
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401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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+1 717-334-8838
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Reviewed yesterday

I guess I signed up for the wrong tour. I arrived at 9:30pm and our guide was a nice young man in period attire with a candle lantern. We started in the basement of the Inn. He lit candles and told stories of his and...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved it but personally did not get any activity this weekend very sad. but other than that a very beautiful house and very good tour guides highly suggest

Thank Briann B
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. I am sorry that you didn't get any activity. I hope that the next time you come and visit, you will get more activity!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What makes this ghost tour the best is the way in which the history of Gettysburg and the battle are integrated into a singular presentation. If you will be disappointed without a "ghostly occurrence" during the tour, this is not for you. If you want...More

Thank Timothy R
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! It was a pleasure working with you to book this tour, and I hope that you will come back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a great story telling of the hospitals around town and a tour the Farnsworth House which was used as a hospital. I took my 5 year old on the tour and stories went over his head, but he enjoyed seeing the building with...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share you experience! Glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour! Rick is a great guide and he does a great job! Please come back and take another tour soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was fascinated with the Farnsworth Inn and splurged and stayed one night in the Inn. It is from the Inn's attic that legend has it that a Confederate Sharpshooter fired the bullet that sailed down the street and killed Jennie Wade as she made...More

Thank Jackbear
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for sharing your tour experience. It sounds like you enjoyed the majority of the tour. I would be interested in knowing who your guide was so that I can share it with the head of our ghost company. If you wouldn't mind emailing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best Ghost Tours we've been on! My husband and I went on a Saturday night Ghost tour at Cemetery hill with another couple last weekend via Farnsworth Ghost Tours - I think our guide's name was Chandler. Chandler was incredibly knowledgeable about...More

Thank Beth L
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the East Cemetery Hill Walk and your time with Chandler! He is wonderful! We are lucky to have him! Come back and take another tour with us soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm an avid ghost hunter, and time did not permit doing night time tours, which is when all the ghost tours happen. Which is weird, because the best full body photos I've seen from Gettysburg and EVPs, were each captured during the day. That being...More

Thank Lisa_030871
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! Please come back and see us again soon! We would love for you to try one of the ghost tours in the evening as well!

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

They told random stories about the place I could have found online it was over priced and just bad and the tour guide I guess was having a bad night because when I ask a question she seemed to have a attitude when she answered...More

Thank yaSquiddboi
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

I'm sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your ghost tour. If you wouldn't mind emailing me to let me know who your guide was or what night you were here, I would greatly appreciate it! My email is farnsworthhousemarketing@comcast.net. I look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great time and very inexpensive! We had done a ghost hunt the night before and it was literally double the cost and wasn't half as good as this one was. She was so well spoken, had great personality and very educated on the Farnsworth history...More

Thank Lisa B
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us! Ashley does a great job! We love having her here! We will see you in a few weeks!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you want a nice not-so-scary, and interesting adventure for only $10.00, I would highly recommend this tour. Did I witness evidence of another plane? You Bet! Check it out for yourself and become a believer!

Thank Elizabeth R
Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for the review! Please come back and take another tour with us soon!

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