Washington DC: Ghosts of the Capital Haunted Walking Tour

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Discover 200 years of history, tragic events, murder, drama, and intrigue on a walking tour of Washington's most haunted locations.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

  • Duration

    1 hour

Experience

  • Highlights
    • Witness The Blair House, the site of Harry Truman’s failed assassination, which is teeming with the spirits of his would-be killer
    • Marvel at St. John's Episcopal Church, the 2nd-oldest structure in President’s Park
    • Learn firsthand about the most important haunted house in the country
    • Hear the cries of Henry Adam's wife, Clover, at the Hey Adams Hotel and discover the mystery behind her tragic death
  • Full description
    Visit the capital city's most haunted locations in the company of a knowledgeable and experienced guide. Kick off your tour with an introduction to the dark history of the nation's capital before embarking on a haunted route to 8 locations located near the White House.

    After an introduction into general history and hauntings of DC, walk through the dark streets to President's Park and listen to stories and eyewitness accounts of personal hauntings, like St. John's Episcopal Church, also known as the President's Church.
    From there, head to the most important haunted house in the country, the White House. Learn about Lincoln's ghost that greets each incoming President when they take office, and hear how he still tries to help the leaders of the free world from the...  more
  • Includes
    • 1 or 1.5-hour haunted walking tour
      Knowledgeable guide
      Authentic, local ghost stories
      Well-researched and credible history
  • Exclude
    • Transportation
      Gratuities (optional)