Unlike living tours, ghost tours can explore the homes of their subjects and follow their daily routines without ending in lawsuits. Avoid litigious liches with today's Groupon for a ghost tour from AxWild Tours. Choose from the following options:
- For $12, you get two tickets to a ghost tour of Williamsburg (up to a $24 value).
- For $22, you get four tickets to a ghost tour of Williamsburg (up to a $48 value).
- For $30, you get six tickets to a ghost tour of Williamsburg (up to a $72 value).
Tours meet in front of the Williams-Sonoma on Duke of Gloucester Street at 7:45 p.m. and depart at 8 p.m.
AxWild Tours leads spook-seeking groups down Williamsburg's boulevards, enriching the blood-curdled tourists with edifying history lessons. Quiver to macabre tales and comprehend the personality quirks that defined the undead, understanding why some haunt in somber white sheets and others in vibrant turquoise. Tours can last from 60 to 90 minutes with 11 ghost stories; savvy spectrologists pack comfortable shoes and a digital camera, in case of a sighting or camera-shy-zombie attack.
Political feuds. Infidelities. Racial tensions. Once capital of the colonies, Williamsburg possesses a deep history stretching back to the 18th century, and guide Allison Wildridge illuminates the city's many legends on her narrated walking ghostly tours of historic Williamsburg. She also recommends that guests dress for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring digital cameras.