TOUR DETAILS

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DC Ghost Tour welcomes you to a detailed look at the haunted past of the capital city. Let your knowledgeable guides take you on an adventure to 8 of the most haunted locations in town. We encourage our guests to stay alert during the walking tour as you never know when there might be a ghost sighting!

Our ghost tour is created to be scary and creepy but is still family-friendly and available to all ages. Bringing history to life, through death. Your kids will be talking about this exciting tour for years to come!

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Location

Tours meet and end behind the Treasury Building at the intersection of 15th Street NW and F Street NW. Look for your tour guide, who will be standing with a lantern. Click here for directions.

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Duration

The tour lasts roughly 1 hour across a 0.7 mile route.

Timing Info

When

The ghost tour includes 8 locations across a short walking distance under one mile, and lasts one hour. Tour times may vary, click on ‘book now’ for all available times. Please only attend the tour for which you are scheduled. We recommend that you arrive for your ghost tour 10 to 15 minutes before start time. Tours are held rain or shine, so dress accordingly! Guests may only attend a tour for the day and time reserved. Changes are subject to availability and are not guaranteed. If a change is needed for your tour reservation, please email contact@dcghosts.com for further assistance.

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Admission

Tickets for our DC Ghost Tour must be purchased in advance and can be found online at our website. Tour guests are not required to print out tickets. Simply bring your ID and show up ready to start the tour!

Adults: $19
Kids under 12: $12
Kids under 6: $4.

You do NOT need to print tickets purchased online. Once your order is made online, you’ll be added to the list! You must attend the tour for the date and time of your purchase. Rescheduling may be done upon approval and may be subject to a 10% rescheduling fee.

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Parking

Parking is limited in Washington, D.C. The closest and cheapest parking location is a parking garage located at 1620 I St NW.

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Purchase a Group Tour

We also cover tour options for large groups. See our Group Tours page to learn more about group options and how to reserve a spot for your needs.

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MEETING LOCATION

DC Ghost Tour

(60 min) & Extended Tour (90 min)

Visit several haunted locations on this scary & fun ghost tour through the historically haunted Capitol. Washington's chilling history is waiting for you through these streets. Discover this nation's past and the hidden secrets and many hauntings that remain as a result.

Time and Date: Tour times may vary, click on 'book now' for all available times.
Duration & Distance: Standard Ghost Tours: 1 hour, 0.7 miles.

FAQ

Parking and Meeting place

Please see your booking details for meeting location. There are neighboring parking garages and street parking that are available in the area.

Group size

Group size varies based on time of year and demand. We can keep everyone in your party in the same group. We've been doing this for years, and manage group size to ensure guests have a great experience. In the event you can't hear your tour guide, let them know, or move closer to them.

Dog/pet policy

Pets are welcome as long as they do not disrupt ot distract from the tour

Arrival time

The arrival time will be listed on your confirmation email and in the available tour times when you click the book button

How to contact us

Please do not call us, the best way to reach us is by email using the contact form on this website

How do I order an extended tour?

Book a tour and check the +1 box for each person in your group where it says “Extended Tour” at checkout to add an extended Ghost tour.

What is an extended tour?

An extended tour takes you to a few additional locations when the regular tour ends. This adds about four new places and 30 minutes to your tour- highly recommended

How do I order a private tour

Please contact us directly for pricing and availability. We do not do private tours under 30 persons. If you have a group under 30, please order directly from the website's book now option.

Weather / Cancellation Policy

Tours are held rain or shine. We will contact you if the tour is cancelled.

Can I show up to a different tour day or time?

Please only attend the tour for the day and time you are booked, as another day or time may not be available. If you need to reschedule, please contact us by email first. There is a $10 per order (not person) rebooking fee for each schedule change.

What if i'm late ?

As it is unfair to other guests, we do not wait for late or no show parties. Please remember to arrive to the correct location on time! We do not grant refunds to guests who fail to arrive to the appointed place on time and miss their tour.

I want to work for you ! How do I apply ?

Please email us with the contact form

What is a ghost plush

Ghost plush are small soft ghost souvenirs you can take home and keep as a friendly friend, or to give to someone as a gift!

What is an EMF Detector

EMF Detectors

How do I order EMF or Ghost Plush ?

Order a tour and check the +1 box for each item during the checkout process

Do ghost tours go inside Buildings ?

No, but some of the locations you can visit during the day for free. We simply wouldn't have the time to focus on as many stories as we do if we were to enter each one, and we wish to focus on the stories, and leave the exporing up to you!

When should I arrive ?

15 minutes before the start of your tour

Do you offer food ?

No.

Do we ride on a vehicle ?

No, this is a walking tour.

Is your tour wheelchair / stroller friendly ?

Yes, but there may be some grassy and cobblestone areas

Can I take photos ?

Yes, you are welcome to take photos of the locations we visit!

Can I take a video ?

No, videos are not allowed

Can I smoke on tour ?

No, there is no smoking allowed on the tour

Policy alcohol and drinking ?

We do not allow intoxicated guests or drinking on the tour- we will promptly ask those in violation to leave

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