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Riordan Tours - Haunted History Tours

721 N 2nd St, Meets at Morgan Street Brewery, Saint Louis, MO 63102-2518
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Great Historical Information, Entertaining Guide

David was so much fun. He is a perfect fit for this job - he loves history and he is a gifted... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
ali_j_c_333
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Madison, Wisconsin
Fun Family Actvity

We did a private tour because the season was over for tours. We were able to schedule last minute... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Laura N
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Stroll through the oldest part of St Louis with David Riordan, a world class storyteller whose family has lived here for over 180 years. You’ll be surprised and entertained as you hear strange, bizarre and spooky stories from the past, including the Great St Louis fire, the Exorcism that sparked a famous movie, the Cholera epidemic, Bloody island and so much more. Prepare for an hour and a half of history and fun. Explore the dark side of St Louis with Riordan Tours. Tours depart from the Morgan Street Brewery and we will weave a path through Lacledes landing. There are discounts on food and beverages for Tour participants at Morgan street.
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

David was so much fun. He is a perfect fit for this job - he loves history and he is a gifted storyteller. We learned about the history of St. Louis, including some spooky details, suspected hauntings, and interesting tidbits. David was funny, and got...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We did a private tour because the season was over for tours. We were able to schedule last minute and had a blast! The tour was full of interesting history about the city and was fun for everyone. We had participants from age 7-60. Everyone...More

Thank Laura N
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Fun stories about the macabre. Great history of St Louis. Sidewalks good but cobblestone streets an adventure.

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

David is a GREAT story teller, and had us eagerly anticipating each new stop on the tour. He's engaging and his talks are well-researched (even staying in a haunted hotel, so we don't have to!) Highly recommend this tour, and I'll be signing up for...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

I am 7.5 months pregnant, and was very worried about the walking portion of the tour. He made this walk so easy. We walked for extremely short periods with lots of breaks and places to sit. His stories were not only interesting, but very historical....More

1  Thank Krista B
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

We had good time walking around Laclede's Landing listening to David's stories about unusual happenings in St. Louis. As others have already mentioned, this is not a ghost walk or scary night, though, there is plenty of paranormal storytelling. We are natives of the St....More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

Great stories -- not too scary, but just the right amount of spooky. Going on a crisp, autumn night really helps, as well. And if you're a bit St. Louis history buff, you'll love all the historical nuggets dropped into the tour as you walk...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

I have lived in St. Louis for the bulk of my life, and I walked away from this tour with new wealth of knowledge. The tour was entertaining, the walking was light, and I was super creeped out at a few points in it...definitely worth...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

David was funny, personable and had a lot of knowledge about the history of St. Louis. It wasn't a "scary" tour so much as a creepy one. He tells you straight up that we are not to expect to see any ghosts or "pop outs",...More

Thank Samm B
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took the Haunted History tour of St Louis and it was fantastic! David is a wealth of information and is a true entertainer. His stories about St Louis were both enlightening and creepy, a fun combination for an October evening! I...More

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The number is 314-800-6369. I had to leave a message but he got back to me later the same day.
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