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  • San Antonio: Haunted Walking Ghost Tour

    1. San Antonio: Haunted Walking Ghost Tour

    Explore a hotbed of paranormal phenomenon in San Antonio and find out about the history you never hear about in books. Listen to countless stories of strange and unpleasant happenings from your professional guide. Your tour guide will take you through historic downtown San Antonio to 8–12 different locations around the Old Town area (depending on whether you choose the standard or extended tour). Get a glimpse of the dark underbelly of San Antonio history as each haunted location ratchets up the tension of the tour. During the tour, see several key historic locations and properties around downtown San Antonio and the Old Town area. If you select the Extended Tour route, enjoy an additional 30 minutes of blood-curdling stories to fuel your imaginations and your nightmares.

    Great way to learn about SA history and just the right amount of spooky. Our guide Megan was excellent.

  • Dallas: Haunted Walking Tour with Dealey Plaza

    2. Dallas: Haunted Walking Tour with Dealey Plaza

    Enjoy this spooky walking tour and learn the history behind famous Dallas locations. Encounter history and the paranormal, and hear stories of the spirits who still linger. Visit Dealey Plaza, site of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Hear chilling tales of haunted encounters. Visit the Old Red Museum, location of numerous executions in the past. Learn the history of the John Neely Bryan cabin, and find out why voices and giggling can still be heard. Encounter other terrifying stories as you see the sights of Dallas in a different light. Experience the spooky side of Dallas as your guide shows you its haunted streets.

    Dalton was an amazing tour guide. Made the tour fun and was very informative. I learned some new pieces of history that I wasn’t aware of that had happened in Dallas. 10/10 would recommend

  • Austin: Haunted History Ghost Tour

    3. Austin: Haunted History Ghost Tour

    On this ghost tour you will visit haunted locations such as The Omni Hotel, the William Sidney Porter House, and the Museum of the Weird, among countless oddball restaurants and vintage shops.  Austin has a unique way of encouraging eccentric behavior with its infamous element of the weird. The history of the capital of Texas offers shocking stories of forbidden lovers, heartbreaking suicides, brutal murders, and freak accidents.  Some of the ghosts you may encounter on this historic ghost tour are playful and harmless, but others are quite wicked and have committed some horrific crimes in their lifetimes. Stroll through hotspots in the "City of Bats" on this ghost tour and explore the dark side of the city's charming downtown streets. You’ll not only visit the most haunted places in town, but also discover the history that lives on in each building.  Keep your cameras ready because ...

  • San Antonio: 2.5-Hour Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

    4. San Antonio: 2.5-Hour Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

    Turn downtown San Antonio into your own personal giant game board. Urban Adventure Quest created an interactive Amazing Race-style scavenger hunt that lets you do just that. On this 2.5-hour San Antonio adventure, you’ll see the city’s sights as you’re guided by your smartphone. Race to be the first to finish the game, or take as much time as you need, solving clues, completing challenges, and learning about local history along the way. The adventure begins deep in the heart of Texas, where there’s a history of courage and sacrifice for freedom. Your Quest starts in the center of San Antonio and takes you back in time to explore the grounds of the Alamo. You’ll then be guided down to the River Walk and through the streets to enjoy the sights and sounds of the modern city. So gather up your troops and defend your right to have fun! Play the game, see the sights, and experienc...

    The experience itself was interesting and fun. The site used for directing the quest was embarrassingly out of date. Note that the Get Your Guide app is used only for selling access, not for directing the tour. I'd consider using the GYG app in the future, but only if it connects to an actual modern app.

  • Galveston: Ghost Tour by Bus

    5. Galveston: Ghost Tour by Bus

    Be sure to arrive early for your tour to get your souvenir photo with a resident ghost. Next, board a comfortable 20-passenger bus for a tour of the most haunted locations in Galveston. The bus is equipped with a flat-screen TV and digital audio system to provide an interactive multi-media experience. Learn why Galveston is one of the most haunted cities in America. The stories are told by the people who encountered the ghosts firsthand in their own voices and their own words. Learn about the spooky history of the island's many haunted mansions. You may even spot a floating orb.

    A wonderful adventure for our family. Tons of information. Everyone was very pleasant.

  • The Ghosts of San Antonio Walking Tour

    6. The Ghosts of San Antonio Walking Tour

    Experience the spooky side of San Antonio with this Ghosts of San Antonio tour, a ghost-themed tour with over 6 months of preparation and research put into it. Visit San Antonio's haunted spots while learning about the city's scary history. Prepare for a spooky time as you walk to the historically significant, and scary, buildings in the city. Discover the sinister history of ghosts and hauntings in San Antonio, and dive back to the dark days of the old Wild West. Experience a chilling tour that’s great for the whole family.

  • Galveston: Ghost-Themed Walking Tour

    7. Galveston: Ghost-Themed Walking Tour

    Explore the spooky side of Galveston, Texas, on a ghost-themed tour that visits the city’s most popular haunted spots with the aid of a fun and knowledgeable guide. See firsthand why Galveston is known by some as the most haunted city in America. See for yourself where Galveston’s haunted past took place. Walk to scary locations like the Moody Mansion and 1892 Bishop’s Palace and be on the lookout for the unexplainable. As you explore, learn about the city’s dark history from an experienced guide happy to answer your curiosities. Will you be the next guest to have an experience with one of Galveston's ghosts at the haunted locations on this after-dark tour?

  • Dallas: 2-Hour JFK Assassination Tour without Museum

    8. Dallas: 2-Hour JFK Assassination Tour without Museum

    Take a two-hour tour into the world of the JFK assassination conspiracy. Look out over Dealey Plaza, where the former President was assassinated, and see the Grassy Knoll where the shooter fired from. Visit the memorial to President Kennedy, designed by architect Philip Johnson, who called it "a place of quiet refuge, an enclosed place of thought and contemplation separated from the city around, but near the sky and earth." Finally, make a stop at the historic Texas Movie Theater in Oak Cliff, a beautiful and historic area of downtown Dallas. It gained historical significance on November 22, 1963 as the location of Lee Harvey Oswald’s arrest for the killing of Dallas police officer J.D. Tippit. Today, it hosts a mix of repertory cinema and special events.

    Our guide was so informative. He was able to answer all our questions and was very thorough. We had teenagers with us and they enjoyed the your, as well as learning a lot about the history of this event. I would recommend this!

  • Austin: Family-Friendly Ghosts of Austin Tour

    9. Austin: Family-Friendly Ghosts of Austin Tour

    Find out all about Austin’s history, hauntings, and ghosts on a walking tour with a knowledgeable guide. Enjoy a ghostly tour that will keep all the family entertained. Begin your spooky adventure with an introduction to Austin’s haunted past. Then, set off to visit some of the most haunted locations in the city, such as the Driskill, the Texas Governor's Mansion, and the Texas State Capitol. As you walk, hear about the intricacies of Austin’s haunted history and possible explanations for the hauntings.

  • Austin: Murder By Gaslight Ghost Tour

    10. Austin: Murder By Gaslight Ghost Tour

    Discover the dark underbelly of Austin. Hear the chilling tales of violent deaths, suicides, serial killings, and ghosts who just plain refuse to check out of their hotels.

    Enjoy this adults-only tour that explores the dark, dangerous, and spooky side of 19th century Austin while exploring the city’s historic district. 

    Learn all about the city’s scariest spots, including Dumont’s Down Low, Guy Town, Oilcan Harry’s, Driskill Hotel, Omni Hotel, the historic Old Courthouse, and Moonlight Tower.

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What people are saying about Texas

Dalton was an amazing tour guide. Made the tour fun and was very informative. I learned some new pieces of history that I wasn’t aware of that had happened in Dallas. 10/10 would recommend

It was a quiet tour which meant it was just me and my wife. We had a great time hearing all the stories and getting spooked out!! Thanks so much!!

Great way to learn about SA history and just the right amount of spooky. Our guide Megan was excellent.

"Dr. Thunder" was the best tour guide and made the experience one to remember!

A lot of walking obviously, but very fun and interesting!