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Tour Old Wilmington

1 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4440
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Great tour

What an amazing tour of Wilmington. Lori was so knowledgable and friendly. I would highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hmuldowney
via mobile
Excellent historical tour

If you enjoy history I highly recommend this walking tour! My mom and I called to schedule a tour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
smedley852018
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Amarillo, Texas
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3 weeks ago
“Great tour”
4 weeks ago
“Excellent historical tour”
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1 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4440
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing tour of Wilmington. Lori was so knowledgable and friendly. I would highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you enjoy history I highly recommend this walking tour! My mom and I called to schedule a tour and Lori was able to meet us within 15 minutes. She was incredibly knowledgeable and a very fun guide. Throughout our conversation she found out I’m...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of meeting Lori today and enjoyed her tour so much we are coming back for the ghost tour. She spent extra time with us, the locals know her and love her - one even invited us in for an impromptu tour!...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have become a fan of walking tours to learn about a city and have been on one in Savannah and another in San Francisco. This one was informative, but more informal and casual than I was use to or may have liked. The guide...More

1  Thank DM N
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Jack C, Owner at Tour Old Wilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hello ...This review seems to be in the wrong place. The name of my business is called Tour Old Wilmington and some folks think its the place for all tours. I get a lot of carriage reviews too and I don't even have a horse....More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Since moving to the Wilmington area, I'd heard so much about this tour. The weather is beautiful today, so I thought why not? I checked the website. There is no listing of available tours. One is instructed to call a phone number to inquire about...More

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Jack C, Owner at Tour Old Wilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

In response to this review and in my own defense I will say that the above reviewer was extremely rude and angry towards me over the telephone. I did offer her a tour at the cotton exchange at 3p which she turned down. The cotton...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We visited the Tourist information Center and picked up a brochure on Historical Walking Tours. We called the telephone number to arrange a tour. Our guide met us in 15 minutes and my husband and I went on a delightful walk with our guide Lori...More

1  Thank dajeco
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Enjoyed hearing about the residents and history. Didn't care for people joining mid tour but what are you going to do.More

1  Thank Marcella T
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Jack C, Owner at Tour Old Wilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Oh Shucks this review is in the wrong place...Tour Old Wilmington has never allowed people to join mid tour. And i am a little confused by this review because late comers would not know where to find our tour as we take different routes. Perhaps...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Lori gave us an excellent tour of a portion of historic downtown Wilmington on a warm summer evening. She could not have been more gracious or informative. We enjoyed learning about the people and places associated with the historic homes and other sites. Lori knows...More

1  Thank Ty B
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We did tour #1 out of 7, as told to us by our tour guide. He was witty and knowledgeable about the area. A nice 45-50 minute ride around downtown with interesting stories to take home!More

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Jack C, Owner at Tour Old Wilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

oh Shucks...This review is in the wrong place. Although I am happy to receive 4 stars since I have no horses I can't take the credit. Sounds like you took a tour with Springbrook Farms. Glad you enjoyed your tour with them and I'll pass...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2015

We had a great time! Lori is so knowledgeable about Wilmington history. It was hot and humid, but she made it so much fun and so interesting we forgot about the heat! I would recommend this walking tour to anyone that loves history.

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Anytime you come to Wilmington NC. Please give Tour Old Wilmington a call at 910-409-4300. Thanks
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We found this walking tour to touch on everything. Lori is very knowledgable about the Civil War as it applies to Wilmington. You can tell Lori what you are particularly interested and she can give more details on that... More
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