We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ghosts of Georgetown - Walking Tour

Save
Share
Review Highlights
Good tour of Georgetown

Enjoyed this tour. Good tour guide. Knew the history and kept us engaged. Biggest issue is that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
moorthyr
,
Baltimore, Maryland
via mobile
As Advertised

Good tour. No sightings, but lots of great stories. All outside. Chelsea was super knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Jim M
via mobile
Read all 71 reviews
18
All photos (18)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ghost stories”(12 reviews)
“great stories”(4 reviews)
“story telling”(2 reviews)
About
Among the historic streets, manicured gardens and Victorian row houses of DC’s finest neighborhood lie deep, dark secrets about a forgotten past. Come along to hear about the ghosts and spirits that still haunt these streets…if you dare. Stories of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Old Stone House at 3051 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
Website
+1 202-370-1830
Reviews (71)
Filter reviews
68 results
Traveller rating
38
20
9
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
38
20
9
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsghost storiesgreat storiesstory tellinglove historylots of funerinexorcisthomesspookyhauntedpacestrollarchitecturesitesmovie
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 68 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this tour. Good tour guide. Knew the history and kept us engaged. Biggest issue is that Georgetown is pretty active, so the quiet creepy Ghost Tour isn’t what you get. Would be scarier if it were a bit deserted. :) Overall, still good if...More

Thank moorthyr
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Good tour. No sightings, but lots of great stories. All outside. Chelsea was super knowledgeable about houses and told the story of many reportedly haunted houses with great enthusiasm. The tour moves at a pretty good pace and covers a lot of ground. My teen...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The Ghost tour of Georgetown was overbooked. Too many people on walk to enjoy. The guide walks more that talks. Stopping here and there. More history than ghost tour.

Thank carolcat8
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I loved this tour and our tour guide. The stories were engaging and just creepy enough to keep us on our toes. It was a great way to see Georgetown at night with some cool historical information and lots of great ghost...More

Thank Erica B
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My boyfriend & I have a tradition of checking out ghost tours in every new city we visit. Ghost tours in general are such a great way to get a "lay of the land" as well as learn some local folklore. Megan guided our tour...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We have done many ghost tours in many cities. It is something we love to do. We figured Georgetown would be a great place to try one. Some of the stories were cool, most just typical history. We are aware that a lot of these...More

Thank sugarmag13
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoy the Ghosts of Georgetown tour. It is incredibly well done and well run. The only downside? Georgetown is so busy that it is hard to get a spooky feeling. We’ve done ghost tours in Harpers Ferry and a few other places that...More

2  Thank moorthyr
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The tour was a good way to walk around Georgetown but was not a good ghost tour! We did enjoy the history of the area and the beautiful homes.

Thank ses5479
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The tour was fun and informative about the history of Georgetown. Erin was very nice, courteous, and knowledgeable. She's a great story teller, too. Thank you!

Thank Nazem A
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I went on this tour because 1) it was cheap, 2) killed time, and 3) would give me a structured activity to see Georgetown. So, the ghost angle really wasn't a draw for me. That said, I really did enjoy the tour and the easy-going...More

Thank L S
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jake1628
24 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Canden | Property representative |
Hi Jake, officially there is no metro in Georgetown but the start of the tour - the Old Stone House - is about a 15 minute walk from the Foggy Bottom/GWU station on the Blue/Orange/Silver lines. Its a very safe neighborhood... More
0
Votes