Harvard Square Ghost Tour (Cambridge/Boston Haunts)

1450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge

Cambridge Haunts Historical Walking Ghost Tour for Two or Four (Up to 55% Off)

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Guides lead 90-minute walking tours by lantern through historic streets of Cambridge, sharing stories and reported ghost sightings

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5 ratings2 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
September 22, 2015
It's great!
12 ratings9 reviews
Rating of 1 out of 5 stars
September 20, 2015
There was too much history and not a lot of "ghost stories" Went on a tour last week in town and it was excellent She was a great presenter and she also had pictures that she would present along with her stories Ive also toured in Plymouth where the tour guide had given everyone a electrical readers and went through a graveyard with them I think the guide knew his history but you need to make it more interest & fun Those are some ideas that maybe you might want to incorporate in the future Good luck
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 3 out of 5 stars
December 22, 2018
The tour itself and the guide were great. The walking was more than I wanted to handle after a day of walking the freedom trail. So, had I known the amount of walking, I would have scheduled things differently.
7 ratings5 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
September 23, 2018
This was so much fun, the guy is a great story teller. Definitely worth it if you're visiting Boston!
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
September 7, 2018
Awesome experience would recommend to any one . We had amazing weather and a wonderful tour guide knowledgeable funny energetic and friendly
10 ratings2 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
September 2, 2018
Hank was fantastic! Great way to spend a night in Boston!!
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
September 2, 2018
Horrible Hank was AMAZING!!!! Will definitely recommend him and request his tour again!!!
4 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 1 out of 5 stars
August 27, 2018
The tour and the guide were so terrible that we left after 15 minutes. A little too serious, passive and not a fun thing to do at night. Lighten up a bit and perhaps it’ll be a fun tour to try.
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About This Deal

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  • $16 for a walking ghost tour for two ($30 value)
  • $$27 for a walking ghost tour for four ($60 value)

Though the tour covers the spine-chilling activities usually associated with ghosts, there’s also a focus on history and literature. Guides recount the area’s history, peppered with lore of Holbrook Smith, the ghosts of fallen redcoats, and the infamous haunted house “Kirkland Street Nightmare.”

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Promotional value expires Oct 31, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Please contact to schedule the time of your tour ASAP and as far in advance as possible--Halloween fills up quick!. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Wicked Salem Tour

Between editing various regional publications ​and teaching journalism classes at Malden Access TV, freelance journalist Sam Baltrusis wrote his book Ghosts of Boston: Haunts of the Hub. In its pages he reveals 300 years of city history and ghost stories. He details unexplained sounds and hovering objects seen inside the Hub’s dorm rooms, apparitions witnessed on the Boston Common, and a colonial British solider glimpsed on the tracks at the Boylston station. His second book, Ghosts of Cambridge: Haunts of Harvard Square and Beyond hit shelves in September 2013, and his third book, Ghosts of Salem: Haunts of the Witch City was published just a year later; in addition, his deft pen has led him to become a regional stringer for The New York Times.

Not content with relegating his words to the page, Sam also brings them to life through seasonal walking tours. Guides lit by handheld lanterns lead guests through the shadowy streets of downtown Boston. The founder's literary background shows through on the tours, too, which are peppered with the lore of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Charles Dickens, and Edgar Allan Poe. When he's not guiding in-person guests, Sam doubles as a paranormal expert on the Biography Channel's, "Haunted Encounters" and on Ryan Buell's Paranormal Insider Radio.

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