St. Augustine is the oldest city in the nation, so it comes as no surprise that so many people believe that many spirits from the past still wander the streets. If you’re feeling brave enough, participating in one of the many St. Augustine ghost tours is a must! These immersive and educational experiences introduce you to the city’s historic district, destinations that are rumored to be populated by unrestful ghouls, and more. To help you get started, here are some of the most popular ghost tours in town that will take you to the city’s most haunted buildings and areas!
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4 of the Best St. Augustine Ghost Tours
1. Ghost Tours of St. Augustine
As the original ghost tour of St. Augustine, Ghost Tours of St. Augustine was the first to escort visitors throughout the city while telling the spine-tingling tales of its ghostly residents. Since all the information they use comes from years and years of research, historic libraries, old church documents, and diaries, you can bet that the stories they tell are not exaggerated or fabricated. There are four different tours to choose from, each focused on various locations. Their most popular tour is the Ghostly Experience, a 75-minute walking tour through the dark back alleys of St. Augustine.
2. Ghosts and Gravestones Tour
Hop aboard the Ghosts and Gravestones trolley for an unforgettably spooky journey through the streets of St. Augustine. Not only is this tour full of history, but it’s also brimming with theatrics from the staff for extra entertainment. Costumed guides will lead you the locations of haunted happenings in St. Augustine and possibly add a few jump scares for added effect!
3. St. Augustine Haunted Pub Tour
Learn the stories of St. Augustine’s most haunted pubs while you enjoy a refreshing drink! This 180-minute tour is led by fun and knowledgeable guides who will teach you everything they know about each haunted pub you visit. You’ll also receive a unique Haunted Pub Tour gift and a 10% discount at Beerhammer’s Beer Gear Store and GhoSt Augustine Store.
4. Dark of the Moon
Dark of the Moon offers St. Augustine ghost tours at the lighthouse! This iconic beacon has been featured on several channels and publications including TAPS/Ghost Hunters, CNN, Parade Magazine, Fox News and The Weather Channel for its ghosts. The unique tour even allows guests to rent their own electromagnetic field (EMF) meters to try and detect spirits around them. Book a tour on a Friday, Saturday, or Sunday evening for an unforgettable look into one of St. Augustine’s most prominent and haunted features.
Getaway to St. Augustine With the Victorian House
The perfect Florida escape calls for a unique place to stay! We invite you to lodge with us in our historic bed & breakfast nestled between two of the city’s oldest streets. Guests of the Victorian House are treated like family and enjoy cozy guest rooms, a hot breakfast each morning, and highly-appointed amenities to make you feel at home.