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A Comedy of Haunted History

Highlights
  • Enjoy a comedic offbeat tour at night
  • Listen to spooky historical stories about Portland
  • Discover the Old Port at a leisurely pace
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A Comedy of Haunted History
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Comedy GhostTour of Portland's Old Port (less than 1/2 a mile)
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A Comedy of Haunted History
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Overview
Whether you love legends, comedy, horror, or all of the above, a 70-minute haunted history tour of the Old Port is the perfect way to spend your evening. Professional actors and comedians bring Portland’s spooky stories to life.  Laugh your pants off with New England tales of hauntings, pirates, and more. The leisurely half-mile tour includes eight stops and ends near some of the area’s top restaurants.
What to Expect
Meet up with your fellow thrill seekers for comedy and fresh Atlantic Ocean breezes as we begin in a small waterfront park in Portland's Old Port at 8:00pm.  As your expert guide wends you through dark corners, cobblestone streets and alleys, you will be regaled with a fascinating blend of authentic history, stand up comedy and chilling story telling.  With 8 stops, all out of doors but most covered, the half mile of walking is packed with award winning, original material not to be found anywhere else.  Tour ends near some of the best seafood, ice cream, nightlife and craft beer in Maine
Reviews (23)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile
Must Do in Portland

The tour is great to walk around and see parts of Portland you wouldn’t normally stop for (spooky alleyways and the marina), but the the star of the show is Gordon himself. He remembers everyone’s name and small details here and there. Makes the tour...More

Thank mattmartinez94
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear Matt, Thank you so much for your terrific review! I am very grateful for your kindness, and that you took time out to write it. You guys were wonderful tour guests, and I am so happy you enjoyed it. Thanks again, and thanks for...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Funny and interesting

Gordon, our guide, was AMAZING. He was funny and spooky at the same time. My mom and I visited the weekend before Halloween and it was a fun adventure walking around the Old Port learning about the history. Gordon had a group of about 50...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KatieN1520
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Dear Katie, Thank you so much for your terrific review! You really made my day! I am very grateful for your kindness, and that you took time out to write it. You and your Mom were wonderful tour guests, and it was an honor to...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile
Worth freezing your butt off

From the moment we arrived at the meeting spot, we were greeted with a warm welcome from our tour guide-slash-comedian, Gordon! We had a sold-out group of 30 and he remembered ALL of our names. Don’t be fooled... in my opinion there is nothing particularly...More

Thank Brandyzzle
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you so much for your bewitching review! I truly appreciate your kind remarks, and that you took time out to write it. Yes, I LOVE meeting and interacting with the wonderful people who come on the tour - you guys make me want to...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Great enjoyment!

Myself and my two daughters took this tour while we were in Portland over a long weekend. The girls were excited to go on it did not disappoint! Gordon was fantastic and such a storyteller! The girls loved hearing about the ghost stories along with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bee S
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Dear Bee, So happy to hear that everyone enjoyed themselves! I am also very grateful for your kind review, and that you took time out to write it. You guys were wonderful tour guests, and it was a pleasure performing for all of you. All...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Wickedly Fun

This tour is a lot of spooky fun. Our tour guide, Gordon, provided the perfect mix of storytelling, comedy and super interesting information about the city of Portland. Lots of dark history to be learned about this old port city – so why not have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Meaghan M
GTweedie, Manager at Wicked Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Dear Meaghan, WOW! Your review made my day! I am so grateful for your kindness, and that you took time out to write it. Tour guests like you guys just make me want to step up my game and do my very best every time....More

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Response from ph2072 | Reviewed this property |
Should be summery. During my time there in August, it was quite warm.
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Bess H
2 October 2018|
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Response from Janet T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Nothing inappropriate or too scarey. There were kids on the tour we went on and they seemed to enjoy it.
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