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Colonial Ghosts, a Williamsburg ghost tour, is ranked as one of the Top 10 Ghost Tours in America by US City Traveler in 2014 and the Best Tour Operator Award for Williamsburg in 2015! Discover the ghosts of Williamsburg during our hour long 9PM or 8PM ghost tours, great for all ages. Or, take the 90-minute late night 11PM Ultimate ghost tour for adults, a journey that includes Indian burial grounds, witches, stories of murder, tragedies of war, and bitter betrayal across more than 300 years of history. If you want to experience a genuine ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, and not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you’ll never forget. Join us on our nightly walk through haunted Williamsburg, VA with our licensed tour guides! Our stories are based on research, eyewitness haunting interviews, and a ghost story book connected to factual and historic events. Tours walk through the historic Colonial area of Williamsburg. Add the extended ghost tour for a bonus ghost tour through the College of William and Mary, the nation's second oldest College.
We’re not theatrical, because our tour is based on fact. Put the costume and lantern away. What we’re going to show you is real, and what you’ll hear is true. Many guests on our tour have experienced activity. We invite you to become one them. We refresh and improve our stories every winter to deliver more accurate and engaging tours.
Aided by renowned psychics and investigators, at Colonial Ghosts we have conducted our own interviews with former Colonial Williamsburg staff and research to enrich the stories you will hear on your ghost tour through the Colonial Williamsburg area and William and Mary historic campus. Stories span from the Colonial era through the Civil War, and to the present. We’ve even captured hauntings on video. We are Williamsburg’s most engaging and informative ghost tour, featuring up to 18 ghost stories on location—more than any other tour—covering new locations every year and stories not heard elsewhere. You can also download our interactive app for more ghost stories. Our tour guides are licensed and registered with the City of Williamsburg. Read our Trip Advisor reviews.
It’s our goal to ensure you have fun and are entertained by the intriguing tales of haunted Williamsburg. Many of our guests witness strange phenomena on our tours, and we’re not talking just about “orbs” in photos. We include several locations at William and Mary and the Colonial Williamsburg area. Please let us know how we can serve you and earn your company for the evening.
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Join us on a memorable Williamsburg ghost tour walking through the streets of historic Williamsburg, Virginia!
Visit several haunted locations on this scary & fun one hour ghost tour through historically haunted areas of Williamsburg. Discover Williamsburg’s chilling history in the streets of Williamsburg. Discover its hidden past, and the hauntings that remain as a result, covering the Colonial era, pre-colonial, and Civil War. Looking for more? Add another 30 minutes at the end of your tour with an Extended ghost tour to six historic locations on the College of William and Mary Campus. Simply select the “Extended” option at checkout.
The Ultimate Ghost Tour offered at 10pm is the newest and latest ghost tour in Williamsburg. Join us on this 90 minute tour as our guide takes you through the deserted streets of downtown historic Williamsburg, with trips to places like the Public Gaol (Colonial Jail), America's first insane asylum, the Jones Cemetery, and more. Most guests experience paranormal encounters on this tour!
The newest addition for 2017 is Williamsburg's first and only Cemetery Tour, held during the daytime at 3:30pm. The Cemetery Tour lasts 90 minutes and will take you to three cemeteries and graves of notable Williamsburg figures, as you uncover the area’s hidden secrets and burial sites. The focus on this tour is history, not hauntings or ghost stories. However, the stories remain interesting and unique, and will reveal a side of Williamsburg you've never heard of before!
One of the reasons Williamsburg is such a unique and fascinating historical location is because it…
On November 2nd, 2016, several Colonial Ghosts tour guides along with members of Virginia Paranormal…