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Haunted DC Walking Tour on Capitol Hill provided by Scary DC

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Overview
After the sun has set and the tourist crowds of thinned, discover the darker side of the nation’s capital on a haunted walking tour. Follow your guide around the allegedly cursed Capitol Hill and listen to frightening stories about the local ghosts and the spirits of presidents past. The nighttime tour is also a great opportunity to photograph illuminated landmarks including the Library of Congress and Supreme Court.
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You'll start at
237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
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    Capitol Hill
    Stop: 90 minutes -
    The scariest neighborhood in DC
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    Pass by Library of Congress
    Pass by Supreme Court
    Pass by U.S. Capitol
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You'll end at
237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
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Highlights
  • Visit Washington DC's most haunted building
  • Listen to ghost stories and legends set in DC
  • Take an offbeat nighttime tour with friends
  • See numerous landmarks during the tour
Important Information
Departure Point
237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions. Dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Larry_B_303202 wrote a review Mar 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia3 contributions1 helpful vote
I don't know my guide's real name because he stayed in character as Samuel Chase for pretty much the entire tour, but he is funny, engaging, and extremely good at this. I agree with the review that say the tour isn't frightening; it's not like an outdoor haunted house or
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Ryan M wrote a review Feb 2020
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The tour was fun and the guide was a great storyteller. I went with my 13 year old and we had a very fun time!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Lisa wrote a review Dec 2019
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I selected this ghost tour for my boyfriend and I because he was interested in hearing historical tales and I love ghost stories. I wasn't disappointed, since we got both. Our tour guide Samuel Chase, seemed very knowledgeable, knew how to tell a good story and enjoyed himself.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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etravels1990 wrote a review Nov 2019
Washington DC, District of Columbia1 contribution
It wasn't scary, but did have a lot of facts about DC buildings. Though it claims it is better-suited for adults, this is actually a great tour for families with children under the age of 10 who are visiting and know nothing about the city. Better to skip if you're local as it
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Sarah O wrote a review Oct 2019
Sea Girt, New Jersey7 contributions
My husband and I booked the tour as history nerds for our visit the weekend before Halloween, and we were not disappointed. Our tour guide was very professional and stayed in character the whole time. He was entertaining as well as educational, and knew all sorts of stories
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Date of experience: October 2019
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KariDolan111
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Scary DC
DC Night Score was excellent. I cant remember the name of our guide but he was dressed in historical attire.
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Darcy H
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Historical and Macabre
The guide was wonderful, he did a great job playing Salmon P. Chase, and it was fun having an historical revenant t
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dsr2138
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Great fun tour!
Great tour with fun quirky anecdotes of DC history. Very knowledgeable tour guide with a flair for storytelling.
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Cruiser586054
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Ghost Tour
Great views of the city at night was the highlight of the tour, unfortunately my family lost interest after 15-20 m
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mklimansky
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Great time!
Highly recommend Scary DC! We took our Boy Scout Troop from NJ and each about enjoyed themselves, even the adults.
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DanCinTX
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Teens and preteens loved it
The storyteller was engaging and animated and had very Interesting stories - more funny than scary in the way they
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Guide18055563791
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Wonderful!
Our tour guide (Paul I think his name was?) was very entertaining and informative. It was a perfect length for o
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Voyage35456592712
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Most Entertaining Part of DC
I took a troop of 7th and 8th grade Girl Scouts on this walk and it was by far the most entertaining part of the tr
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danny_and_anthony
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Fun, informative and interesting tour.
Gabe was great, super informative and didn’t break character. Enjoyed the private tour, just myself and my husband.
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brianwlong
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Great time!
We had Samuel Chase as our guide. He was very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Would highly recommend.
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Curious10927633758
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Entertaining and Fulfilling!!
Our guide was wonderful! He was funny, extremely knowledgeable and kept a good pace for the tour! My wife and I lov
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Jami B
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Can’t miss tour for the whole family!
Fascinating, educational, entertaining and spooky! Sam was a wealth of history and lore! We had kids from 7 to 18 a
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JJJJJBBBB
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A Very Fun Tour
It was a somewhat cold night, but quite worth it! Samuel Chase was our guide and he told us many mysterious and ent
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Sharla F
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Fun DC Evening
We had a great time on this tour! Our guide, (Supreme Court Justice Samuel Chase) was knowledgeable, funny, and eng
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Theresa G
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Nice evening stroll
Our tour guide was personable and told stories easily. Not many were really scary, almost sounded made up, but all
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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