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In a city nearly 400 years old - troubled with war, murderers, strife and the occasional bout of stray molasses, it's hardly any wonder that Boston remains one of the most haunted cities in America. Join us aboard Ghosts & Gravestones and explore...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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200 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3615
Downtown
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+1 617-269-3626
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 12, 2013

We just happened to be walking by and heard all this screaming on the bus .. so we went to check it out and next thing you know, we're on the tour bus! What a fun night we had with our tour guide/actor, FRANKLIN LYNCH!...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 2, 2014

First, let me say that I've taken ghost tours all over the world and the United States. I've experienced good ones and bad ones, and this one was one of the bad. After reading mixed reviews here and on other sites, I decided to take...More

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BostonTrolleyTours, General Manager at Ghosts & Gravestones, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2014

I was sorry to read that your tour with us did not meet your expectations. I will be sure to share your comments with our team so that we can improve our tour product. In the meantime, we do have a 100% money back guarantee...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were out to eat and needed something to do before heading back to our hotel. The tour was great. It was a awful rainy and cold night but the crew worked very hard to make sure we had a great time. The performance and...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a nighttime tour whilst visiting Boston recently. Really enjoyed it all and found the local history very interesting. Well presented and pitched just the right side of scary and funny. Definitely worth a go! The starting point is down by the water which is...More

Thank lovetheelf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed Ghosts and Gravestones Boston. We had seen it online and some people told us it was well worth it not only for the scary/fun stories but also because it was pretty educational. We went with our 2 girls (7-9) and they both...More

Thank Road13686185316
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was a fun one. The tour guide was very animated and fun to listen too. Driver did an excellent job too. We got off of the trolly a few times to see places. Guess I wasn’t too impressed on the “ghost” stories as...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had Betty as our tour guide who was amazing and hilarious. Really dedicated to her character and was very knowledgeable with information

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bernard made this tour! I wouldn't call it scary, and I believe in spirits, but it was definitely entertaining and a fun night.

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After being disappointed by Salem we saw the trollies going around the city for this Ghosts and Gravestones tour and thought we'd give it a shot. We had the most fantastic evening of our trip! It was absolutely pouring with rain and horrendous storms and...More

Thank 197Chloe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous tour, fascinating, interesting and fun. Our hostess Lily Winters was amazing. I highly recommend this tour.

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour was so much fun (don't think scary but campy fun) we did this as a team building event and everyone enjoyed it. Jonathan our guide made the trip fun and exciting while throwing in some historical facts here and there that added to...More

Thank bostonsig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour! Really interesting to hear more about the unique history of Boston in an alternative and creative way!

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Jeanne T
October 8, 2018|
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Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous person - about 2 hours - they run a tight schedule. The earlier you get to the tour - the better chance you have of getting a better seat - granted none are bad
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