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Ghost Tours of Galveston

Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-356-9266
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This is a tour of the greatness of Dash - and he is pretty much not so great...

this tour has been a pretty big joke. i have been on other ghost tours and this one was about the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dorit W
Cementary Tour

Awesome tour my husband, son and I enjoyed the interesting information that was given. Looking... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
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The Original Strand Ghost Tour:Galveston's very first public,year round walking ghost tour. Filled with history, mystery and legend. The #1 ghost tour in the state of Texas and the #2 most popular ghost tour in America! 100% fascinating! This tour meets on the steps of the Railroad Museum (25th and Strand Street) Mon-Sat. at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday at 6 p.m.; it is also the only all-year around tour.The Secret Society Cemetery Tour:Come and uncover the hidden and buried secrets of Galveston's very own residents!Time travel with us and walk through the lives of the strange and infamous of Galveston's haunted past. Truth is stranger than fiction! This tour meets at the entrance gate of the Old City Cemetery on 43rd and Broadway Street on Sat. and Sun. at 6 p.m.. Times and days are subject to change.For any inquiries, call our information line at (409) 877-1794. The price for both tours is $15 for adults, $10 for children 10 years old and younger. No reservation required( with a limit of 100 people per tour).
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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Reviewed 4 days ago

this tour has been a pretty big joke. i have been on other ghost tours and this one was about the GREAT Dash Beardsley and just a bit about ghosts in Galveston... i was amused by his ridiculous style and wannabe celebrity-isms but the tour...More

Thank Dorit W
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Awesome tour my husband, son and I enjoyed the interesting information that was given. Looking forward for the next tour !!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a girls weekend trip my first time to take the Tour. The tour guide was wonderful, full of lots of stories and experiences. We had a exceptional time would recommend this to all and I will be doing it again.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Very interesting and dark stories....nice to get off the beaten path....guide was very knowledgeable....loved the stop for a littler mulled wine as it was very cold,

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our guide was very nice, but not terribly engaging. The stories shared were interesting, but tended to drag on longer than they needed to. Our group of 7 (ages 15-53) all became rather bored. Judging by our whole tour’s body language, we weren’t the only...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

So this was more a historical walk through the Galveston cemetery than anything else. The guide, bless his heart, tried to remember his lines and did a good job overall. However if you're looking for a ghost tour, this isn't it. I was disappointed in...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

So I’m a big fan of ghost tours. I didn’t see any ghost but the stories were very entertaining and informative. Galveston is full of history

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Thank Jessica B
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Raven was our guide and was Fantastic! He was so knowledgeable and fun to listen to. The tour ran over the 2 hours, but we didn't even realize it until afterwards. I loved hearing about all the history as well as the ghost stories (now...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

The tour guide was excellent and provided a wealth of history in an entertaining way. The reason for not giving the tour a 5 is because there were four people on the tour that were either drunk or high or both and greatly disrupted the...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

The tour guide was good and kept us entertained (2 adults and 2 kids 12 &7). It would’ve been a lot better if they had brought us into more buildings instead of only 1 building.

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R J
21 March 2017|
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Response from Cruzealot | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not Ghost Tours of Galveston. The guide uses pictures on her computer to demonstrate ghost activity. There was absolutely nothing scary about it. I recommend you get the book "Ghosts of Galveston" and explore on... More
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Tasha W
26 January 2017|
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Response from Michael B |
Only one of the buildings that I remember, but it happened to be the one with the most paranormal activity. The name of the building escapes my memory.
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