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New England Curiosities

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“trolley tour”(11 reviews)
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Tales of folklore, ghosts and mysterious history with author of 7 books on New England ghost stories and folklore, historian Roxie Zwicker knows the curious stories hiding in the "City of the Open Door". New Hampshire's longest running and original...more
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Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time on our tour through Portsmouth. Very informative and fun. Roxie was a great guide and offered so much information, history and mystery. We love visiting Portsmouth and Roxie's tour made it even more intriguing for future visits. Well done!

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Talent with informational speaking. Great tour. Saw so much that I had already driven by and didn't notice 2 hours of so much knowledge, stories, haunts, and Curiosities. Loved it tremendously. Roxie has so much knowledge of the area probably more than I will ever...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ms. Marty H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fascinating tour of Portsmouth and Newcastle! Our tour guide, Roxie, was incredibly knowledgeable about Portsmouth history and lore - she clearly spends alot of time chatting with locals! Many interesting stops and stories - I was totally surprised by some of them, since I've...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Roxie is amazing . I love her stories and all her knowledge. She is a talented author and guide who provides you with a unique experience. !

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Judi O
Reviewed November 3, 2018

I recently attended a spooky evening tour with Roxie from New England Curiosities and learned so much about the oldest cemetery in Portsmouth, NH. She was very knowledgeable and interesting. This was my second tour with her and I'd sign up again for many more...Roxie...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

This is the second walking ghost tour I have taken with Roxie and this one was totally different than the first one. Roxie knows so much about the history of Portsmouth that it's shocking and she is a very good story teller. I highly recommend...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

I had a great time with Roxie, she is very knowledge and fun to interact with. I spend a lot of time in Portsmouth, but never knew that a woman with my maiden name had a hand in the horrific fire of 1813!

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Roxie is the best. We have lived in Portsmouth and she told tales and pointed out details of the city that we have never heard of or seen. Highly recommend!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

I grew up and Portsmouth and never new how many ghosts and ghost stories there were. It was a lot of fun and I learned a lot. Foxy was great. Would definitely recommend to visitors and residents who would like to know more about their...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

I've had the pleasure of taking Roxie's walking tours, but this was my first on the trolley. Great evening of spooky stories and historical information. Loved it!!

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Date of experience: October 2018
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DrJanine K
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Response from Roxie Z | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in our tours. We run tours from Thursday through Sunday. Depending on the tour, costs range from $18 - $30 pp. We offer everything from walking tours to trolley tours. Please check out... More
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