Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour

You’ll follow an 18th century costumed guide by lantern light through the charming streets of Alexandria’s historic district known as Old Town.

On this entertaining tour you’ll hear ghost stories, legends and folklore. You will also hear about unsolved mysteries, tales of romance and angry ghosts looking for revenge.

Tours depart from the Ramsay House Visitors Center, 221 King Street in Alexandria – only two blocks from the Potomac River.

Appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Reservations accepted.

No pets please.

2014 Public Tour Schedule

March 21 to June 15
Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 & 9:00 pm; Sundays 7:30 pm
June 18 to September 30
Wednesdays to Sundays 7:30pm; Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 & 9:00pm
October 1 to 31
7:30 Nightly; Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 & 9:00 pm
November 1 to 29
Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 & 9:00 pm; Sundays 7:30 pm

Public Tour Prices

  • $13 for adults
  • $7 for children ages 7 to 17
  • FREE for children ages 6 and under
  • Military, law enforcement and senior discounts offered.
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To buy tickets online click here or call 703-519-1749 or email us at
  • You can also purchase tickets from the Colonial-costumed guides at tour time or at these locations:
  • The Christmas Attic, 125 S. Union Street
  • Candie’s Candies, 107 North Fairfax Street

At the Christmas Attic you can decorate your home for every holiday. You’ll find thousands of holiday ornaments whether you are looking for lacey Valentine’s Day hearts, adorable Easter bunnies, or Christmas nativities.

  • 125 South Union Street (corner of Union and Prince Streets) 703-548-2829

See you in the cemetery!

Alexandria’s Private Group Ghost & Graveyard Tour

  Private group tours can be scheduled throughout the year for groups of 15 guests or more. Please call us at 703-519-1749 to hear about the special group rates.