Sacramento: Gunslingers Ghosts and Ghouls Walking Tour


Take a trip through Sacramento's darker side of history on this walking tour of the Old Town. The scary stories make for a unique night out in California's capital.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    1 hour


  • Highlights
    • Explore Sacramento's spooky secrets that come to life at night
    • Visit the historic River City Saloon and its terrifying dark past
    • Investigate one of the most infamous and mysterious deaths in town
    • Hunt for ghosts at the haunted Delta King riverboat
    • Uncover the dark history of the railroad and the 1861 flood
  • Full description
    Unravel the mysteries behind the nights of Sacramento, where a turbulent and changing past lends itself to a good, scary evening around town.
    You’ll meet your guide at Waterfront Park, where dark energy hovers over the Sacramento River. From there, you’ll wind through eight spooky, haunted locations, including the iconic River City Saloon.

    Feel a chill run up your spine as you hear tales of trapped railroad workers and the Hungry Ghost Festival. Delve into 19th-century spiritualism with the ghost of May Hollister Woolsey, and offer peace to the spirits of the devastating flood and cholera epidemic that scarred Sacramento for life.
  • Includes
    • Walking Tour of Old Sacramento
  • Exclude
    • Transportation
      Food and drinks