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Alexandria Colonial Tours

201 King St Fl 3, Alexandria, VA 22314-6603
+1 703-519-1749
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Fun But Not Scary

This tour is more historical than ghostly, but was great fun. Definitely worth a try. The... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Zena36
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Manchester
It is all in who your guide is...

We took this tour twice when we had family in town. The first we had a great guide who was very... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Scott W
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Alexandria, Virginia
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
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201 King St Fl 3, Alexandria, VA 22314-6603
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This tour is more historical than ghostly, but was great fun. Definitely worth a try. The customer service when emailing an enquiry was great.

Thank Zena36
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We took this tour twice when we had family in town. The first we had a great guide who was very knowledgeable while the second we had a guy who was the only one who laughed at his jokes. That tour couldn't end quick enough....More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I was in Alexandria just for the night so this was the only tour that was available. I really enjoyed it! The group was very large but there were 2 guides and we broke off into two smaller groups and went into different directions. There...More

Thank Nana0719
Reviewed 1 January 2017

George was an amazing raconteur that captured the attention of all young and old with history and folklore as well as ghostly tales. Family putting that is very enjoyable. The tour is 1 hour which is the perfect amount of time to take it all...More

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 31 December 2016

History meets legend as you stroll the streets of the seafaring city of Alexandria! Listen to the soft spoken tales of those who have left us but may not have afterall! Guides find history and legends collide in recounting facts, and fiction! You will enjoy...More

Thank Kelli O
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Researched online, then called to confirm Sun 2:00 pm $20. ticket for tour. Met by adorable "Dell" who took 9 of us on a 90 min tour discussing origin of Alexandria, architecture, politics, civil war to modern day. Great insight from this teacher/historian who 2...More

Thank Willisdds
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We took a tour on Halloween night and had a great time! There is quite a bit of walking and standing, so beware of that. But it was fun and interesting and well organized. It really wasn't as creepy as some of the ghost tours...More

Thank 596Smokey
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the storytelling and the hair on my arms stood up several times. Thought the tour was just the right length and learned a few things too.

Thank I3049WXlisab
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I have taken this tour several times. On a cool evening in the spring or fall, it is delightful. Guides are enthusiastic and well informed. A better chance for photographs would be a on daytime tour, but the heat and crowds of summer can be...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the old town of Alexandria and took the colonial ghost tour. It was a leisurely one hour walk around the old town, full of history and hauntings. A great way to spend the evening.

Thank tim_b_toolman
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