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Ghosts and Mysteries Walking Tour

112 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5084
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Fun for Adults and Kids

I love history, but you don't also have to in order to enjoy this walking tour. I brought my four... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Phillip R
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Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Great Time, Fun Tour

We scheduled a private tour with Rob and had a blast. Rob has the perfect personality for this... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2016
nm1445
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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24 Oct 2017
“Fun for Adults and Kids”
23 Mar 2016
“Great Time, Fun Tour”
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112 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5084
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I love history, but you don't also have to in order to enjoy this walking tour. I brought my four and five year old kids and they were even getting into the story about Mayor McCue and the murder of his wife. All in all...More

Thank Phillip R
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

We scheduled a private tour with Rob and had a blast. Rob has the perfect personality for this tour. He is friendly and outgoing. We were introduced to our alter-egos and quickly became Sam and Fannie McCue. Rob took us on a wonderful walking tour...More

Thank nm1445
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

I've gone on 3 of these (all different) and highly recommend them to discover a spooky side of Charlottesville history. For the Spirit Walks around Halloween, be sure to go to a later tour in the dark for the full effect. Local actors interpret historical...More

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

I participated in the ghost tour as part of an activity from the conference I attended in Charlottesville and I enjoyed very minute of it. It was a wonderful walk of history through the streets of Charlottesville with a great murder mystery mixed in. Rob...More

Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

With a wide-ranging background in local history, Rob Craighurst will take you on a one-of-a-kind excursion of thrills & chills. Court Square, Oakwood Cemetery, UVA Lawn - he knows the secrets hiding in those and a lot of other places. Great entertainment, educational, a memorable...More

Thank Miss_Fritz
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Nice autumn day to listen to the stories of Charlttesville. Not scary, more of the curiosities of this small town. Would do it once.

Thank samtrip12345
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Reviewed 12 September 2015

This was a great experience. I went with my husband and two young children (in addition to two others in our group) and our tour guide did an awesome job with keeping the children engaged with the mystery. Is was interesting walking down the streets...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

I used a Groupon to book this tour with several of my friends. It was an interesting and mysterious tour of a part of downtown Charlottesville that has some hidden history. Still not convinced one way or another of whodunit, but it's just intriguing to...More

1  Thank 935hhl
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

This tour is based on a 1904 murder involving mayor Sam McCue and his wife, and as you walk through downtown Charlottesville, not only do you see the sights, but you get to follow along on this really entertaining mystery. Rob, our guide, was informative...More

Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

We were 3 adults and 5 teens ranging from ages 17 to 19. We contacted our guide a couple of weeks before coming to Charlottesville to vacation. He was very accommodating. He was willing to give us a private tour at 9pm. It was great!...More

Thank twinmomLevant_Maine
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