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Ghost Walk of Old Wilmington
Ranked #2 of 56 Nightlife in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Journey into the depths of old Wilmington on a 90-minute adventure to the city's most actively haunted homes & burial grounds. Hear eerie tales of ghostly occurrences including encounters during recent tours. Locally owned & operated. Over 25,000 tours conducted since 1999.
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

If you like ghost stories and history in general, this is a fun way to spend a few hours with your tweets and teens. The tour guide dresses for the part and obviously enjoys her job. Good clean fun!

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We took both this tour and the ghost walk

Both tours we luckily ended up with the same guide John Scott

On this tour though we had a handicapped person with us.

They told us before hand that some of the bars and pubs had steps and we were prepared to take him out of his motorized wheelchair and carry him.

But, when we arrived john remember me and my buddy from the ghost walk and he did everything he could to make our friend included.

He rearranged the entrances and took us on the easiest ways around so our friend didn't have any problems getting around in his chair.

John went above and beyond his duty of a guide to make us all included.

We all enjoyed all his stories and he took time to make sure our friend was included in every way.

Thank you so much for what you did.

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1  Thank Williamhorn20
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

While in town we did the ghost walk and throughly enjoyed it.

Our tour guide John Scott was awesome and we also did the haunted pub crawl and surprisingly we got him for that tour also!

He was very friendly and enjoyable to listen to. Telling us the stories of the past and history of Wilmington.

If there are small kids in the group he will calm the story down so not to scare or get too gruesome.

Luckily our group was all adults so he didn't have to improvise any.

He took his time going into detail and answering questions!

If you take this tour take it with john Scott

Thanks for a great time John

Thank Williamhorn20
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I recently experienced the ghost walk of old Wilmington, had a great adventure, lots of walking but it was well worth the visit! I really enjoyed our tour guide, Anna!! She was great, very enthusiastic about all the stories and brought more excitement to the trip! I highly recommend her!! take lots of pictures and have a great time!!

3  Thank BrandenM56
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

The tour consists of visits to several of Wilmington's oldest bars, all of which were the scene of the kinds of mysterious circumstances that make for good ghost stories. You will learn a surprising amount about early Wilmington, the various pirates who frequented the port and numerous shady characters who still seem to inhabit the shadows. This is not a traditional "pub crawl," people on our tour were too busy listening to the stories to waste time going back to the bar for a second round of drinks. The walk is nor strenuous, but you will spend a couple of hours enjoying the tour.

Thank Tom M
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