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  • Gettysburg: Haunted Civil War Ghost Tour

    1. Gettysburg: Haunted Civil War Ghost Tour

    This tour is suited for anyone and everyone curious about the haunted history of Gettysburg. Newcomers who have never done a ghost tour are as welcome as paranormal enthusiasts. If American history is your favorite topic, you’ll hear facts you might never have learned in any school textbook or classroom. Even die-hard skeptics are welcome. This 1-hour haunted ghost tour is for all who wish to see Gettysburg through a more unique lens.  Meet your guide and head to the Farnsworth House. Now a bed and breakfast, it used to be the territory of Confederate snipers during the Battle of Gettysburg. Regarded as one of the town’s most haunted places, the Confederate soldiers who once were inside have long since passed, but some continue to feel their presence.  Next head to the Hall of Presidents. Now closed, this former wax museum has a deep-rooted history of paranormal activity. The Hall was ...

    It was very easy to set up a tour. I had to change several times since my plans changed and they accomodated me each time. It was very easy to switch days and times. The guides were very personable, organized, and professional.

  • Gettysburg: Baltimore St. and Jennie Wade House History Tour

    2. Gettysburg: Baltimore St. and Jennie Wade House History Tour

    Meet your friendly guide in Downtown Gettysburg and embark on a journey back in time to the Civil War. On this 2-hour walking tour, learn about the Civil War from the unique perspective of the ordinary townspeople who lived in Gettysburg. Against the backdrop of historical Baltimore Street, discover how local residents were terrorized after being trapped between 2 warring armies. See the historic buildings and monuments along Baltimore Street, and with the help of your expert guide, compare the existing structures to what the town looked like in 1863. The highlight of the tour is a visit to the former home of Jennie Wade, the only civilian casualty of the Civil War. Listen to stories about Jennie’s life as a local in Gettysburg and how she came to be the town’s most famous resident.

    The tour was very informative and the guide could answer any questions. He was very thorough and friendly. We learned so much!

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What people are saying about Jennie Wade House

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 108 reviews

It was very easy to set up a tour. I had to change several times since my plans changed and they accomodated me each time. It was very easy to switch days and times. The guides were very personable, organized, and professional.

We really enjoyed this fun and fascinating walking tour. Our guide, Justin, was personable, witty and very knowledgeable which made the tour even more interesting.

Felicia was extremely knowledgeable and captivating. Excellent accounts of history and how it relates to the hauntings in many local buildings.

The tour was very informative and the guide could answer any questions. He was very thorough and friendly. We learned so much!

Jim was very knowledgeable, engaging and made the entire experience memorable!