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Historic Galveston Ghost Tour

Historic Galveston Ghost Tour

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Discover the darker side of Galveston on a ghost tour. Pass by mansions and other historical sights where spooky and mysterious things are said to have happened, and hear about the island's secrets, paranormal events, and haunted history that dates back 150 years. This tour is a fun way to learn a bit about Galveston's history.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Historic Galveston Red Light District Tour

Historic Galveston Red Light District Tour

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Return to a time when the mob ran Galveston and their guests were treated as if they were family. When you crossed the bridge you enter "The Free State of Galveston," where the only rules were mob rules. The stars of the era were world class entertainers brought in to perform in the casinos, including Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin. Everyone was enjoying their own "Vegas Dream" right here in Galveston.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Galveston Red Light District Tour

Galveston Red Light District Tour

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Discover Galveston’s sordid past during an evening walking tour of the city’s Red Light District. Join a small group and your guide to walk the streets and listen to stories of mobsters, bootleggers, and brothels. Learn how the island was once a “sin city,” where men could come to drink, gamble, and look for love once they crossed into the mob-run “Free State of Galveston.”
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Al's Authentic Paranormal Excursion Tour

Al's Authentic Paranormal Excursion Tour

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Get up close and personal to Galveston’s sordid past on this small-group walking tour. Come in close contact with paranormal activity as you tour Old Galveston. Your guide provides first-hand accounts of paranormal activity that’s been experienced in this haunted town, once known for bootleggers and brothels. Get ready to be spooked and capture your experience on camera.
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  • 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Storm on the Strand Ghost Tour

Storm on the Strand Ghost Tour

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Uncover the sordid past of Galveston as you walk through the historic Strand district during this nighttime ghost tour. Listen to spooky stories of sudden deaths and paranormal sightings as you explore important landmarks like the Railroad Museum, Tremont House, and the Grand 1894 Opera House. The city is just waiting to show you its eerie past.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Dolphin Sightseeing Tour in Galveston with a Guide

Dolphin Sightseeing Tour in Galveston with a Guide

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The island of Galveston, Texas sits right on the Gulf of Mexico, a body of water teeming with dolphins. Set sail from the harbor and spend time searching for these playful creatures with a tour guide. Board a covered vessel, perfect for keeping you cool under the Texan sun, and learn about the ecology of the area while you sail.
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  • 1 hour
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Ghost On the Strand Ghost Tour

Ghost On the Strand Ghost Tour

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Uncover the sordid past of Galveston, Texas on a spooky walking tour along the Strand. Follow your guide as they point out several locations that are known for eerie paranormal activity. Galveston has seen a lot of devastation over the years—hurricanes, pandemics, wars, fires, and pirates—and has become a haven for ghosts.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Spooky Strand Ghost Tour

Spooky Strand Ghost Tour

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Enjoy an offbeat introduction to the spooky side of Galveston that few travelers get to experience during this private ghost walking tour of The Strand, ideal for travelers on a time budget. Gain an insight into the multitude buildings alone The Strand, learning tales of ghosts, pirates, and civil war soldiers that you wouldn’t uncover alone.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Galveston's Haunted Cemetery Walking Tour

Galveston's Haunted Cemetery Walking Tour

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Take a walk down memory lane and through Galveston's eerie cemeteries during this nighttime walking tour. Spend the evening visiting several graveyards including Old City, Broadway, Evergreen, and the Yellow Fever yard to hear stories of past Galveston residents. Learn about the symbolism of the cemeteries, the yellow fever plague, the Great Storm, and the paranormal activity in the city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Galveston Island Ghost Tour

Galveston Island Ghost Tour

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Galveston's history is filled with dark and gruesome moments. Uncover the city's haunted past as you walk around town with a small group and tour guide. Stop at historic mansions and buildings that are known for paranormal activity and keep your eyes peeled for any otherworldly guests that might make an appearance.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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E-bike Island Adventure Tour
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E-bike Island Adventure Tour

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One of a kind tour that showcases the history, wildlife, architecture, and local lifestyle that Galveston Island has to offer. Minimum 2 persons per tour.
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  • 2 hours
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Segway Galveston Magical History Tour

Segway Galveston Magical History Tour

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See many of Galveston’s top attractions in a single excursion—and enjoy a fun and fast-paced way to explore—on this Segway tour of the city. Pick between several daily departure times, meet your guide, and get acquainted with your Segway. Once you feel comfortable, set off and discover key city highlights. Tour the Strand Historic District, admire the 1892 Bishop’s Palace, spot the Moody Mansion, and much more.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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The Ghosts of Galveston Guided Walking Tour

The Ghosts of Galveston Guided Walking Tour

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Galveston, Texas is currently known as a place to go and relax, but the city has endured a lot over the years. From the Civil War to Yellow Fever to the Great Hurricane of 1900, a lot of lives were lost in this coastal village. Discover the city’s historic and haunted streets on a small–group, nighttime walking tour and get a closer look at Galveston’s eerie past.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Original Galveston Ghosts Walking Tour

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Original Galveston Ghosts Walking Tour

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Our goes tour guides take you on a grand expedition through the Historic Silk Stocking District and beyond while you soak in the sights and sounds of our eerie haunted island. We guarantee to the delight even the most skeptical ghost hunter. Our guides offer a unique, rich history on all that Galveston Island is and was and why this special place is considered the most haunted city in the United States. Our tours are meticulously researched and conducted by professionals. They are designed to scare, entertain, and educate.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Walk with the Dead: Galveston Old City Cemetery Tour

Walk with the Dead: Galveston Old City Cemetery Tour

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Unlike other cemetery tours on Galveston Island, our tour is thoroughly researched by academics. This is the only cemetery tour that takes you to the site of the actual apparitions have been appearing and paranormal happenings have been sighted within the cemetery.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Galveston Haunted Pub Crawl Walking Tour

Galveston Haunted Pub Crawl Walking Tour

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The Galveston Haunted Pub Crawl takes you and your favorite drinking buddies through Oleander City’s most haunted pubs and restaurants. From the ghosts of hurricane victims still lost in the wreckage to civil war soldiers who still stand for Texas, you’ll need every drop of liquid courage if you want to relive these sordid tales from the past, let alone walk the blood-stained streets of The Strand. So, saddle up, catch a buzz, and see how much you can stomach with Ghost City Tours.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Segway Galveston Tree Carvings Tour

Segway Galveston Tree Carvings Tour

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Cover more ground than you could on foot and explore a lesser-known artistic side to Galveston during this in-depth tree sculpture Segway tour. Ideal for first-time visitors or those looking for a new perspective on Galveston, listen as your local guide tells you more about the carvings than most travelers get to learn.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Galveston Island Red Light District Tour

Galveston Island Red Light District Tour

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Return to a time when the mob ran Galveston and their guests were treated as if they were family. When you crossed the bridge you enter "The Free State of Galveston," where the only rules were mob rules. The stars of the era were world class entertainers brought in to perform in the casinos, including Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin. Everyone was enjoying their own "Vegas Dream" right here in Galveston.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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The Haunted Graveyard Tour

The Haunted Graveyard Tour

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Join us as we take a moonlit stroll through the oldest cemetery in Galveston. You will hear real-life ghost stories that have been passed down by generations and visit the graves of spirits, refusing to leave. The shadows are lurking and you can feel their stares the moment you enter the gates.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Zombie-Guided Cemetery Tour in Galveston

Zombie-Guided Cemetery Tour in Galveston

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Galveston's Original and only zombie tour! Your undead tour guide will meet at the entrance to the Old City Cemetery. Everyone will park along the road the divides the cemeteries. From there, one of our cemetery zombies will guide you to the most notorious graves in the one of the most notorious cemeteries in the country. You'll see the graves of Civil War generals, murdered Mardi Gras Queens, murderers buried with their victims, a graveyard full of plague victims, sunken mausoleums, and more! Our zombie tour guides have over a decade of experience with make-up FX, from working with haunted houses to working in the film industry, as well as an infinite knowledge of Galveston's haunted history. Not only do these zombies put the "FUN" in funeral, but they could also teach a history class!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Great! Galveston Ghost Tour

Great! Galveston Ghost Tour

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Listen to stories about murder, mayhem, and otherworldly encounters as you embark on a nighttime walking tour through Galveston. Join a small group and follow your guide through alleyways, past haunted mansions, and shadowy corners to reveal their dark secrets. Learn of past residents who can't seem to move on to the other side as you and keep your eyes peeled for paranormal sightings.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Dark of the Moon Ghost Tour and Red Light District combined. Awesome adventure

Dark of the Moon Ghost Tour and Red Light District combined. Awesome adventure

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Galveston is the most haunted island in the world and was home to the largest Red Light District for over 70 years. Dark of the Moon tour combines the highlights of our popular and highest rated tours Ghost on the Strand and Historic tours to have awesome adventure for adults only.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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The Phantoms of the Strand Tour

The Phantoms of the Strand Tour

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Join us on this 90 minute walking tour, as we trek through the alleys and stroll through the original “Wall Street of the South. Apparitions may suddenly appear in windows and you feel like you’re being watched. You will hear the tragic stories that took place on this infamous street and understand why Galveston is the most haunted city in America
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Great! Galveston Red Light District Tour

Great! Galveston Red Light District Tour

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Return to a time when the mob ran Galveston and their guests were treated as if they were family. When you crossed the bridge you enter "The Free State of Galveston," where the only rules were mob rules. The stars of the era were world class entertainers brought in to perform in the casinos, including Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin. Everyone was enjoying their own "Vegas Dream" right here in Galveston.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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