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Original Ghost Tour on The Strand

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Adult Ages 13+
Child Ages 4-12
Infant Ages 3 & Under

Experience the Most Popular Ghost Tour in Galveston!

Note: All children must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.

The Original Ghost Tour on the Strand is Galveston’s most popular ghost tour and the tour that started it all for Ghost Tours of Galveston Island. This tour is based on years of research, personal experience, and accounts from local residents.

This year-round walking tour takes you through one of the busiest areas in Galveston: The Strand. The Strand is a historical district at the heart of downtown Galveston and is known for its rich history and haunting past. You visit multiple locations in The Strand, learn about the historical events that have shaped the city, and hear haunting stories from the past, including:

  • The Headless Railroad Engineer
  • The Deceased School Marm
  • What really happens after death?

This unique tour provides you with a historical context into why Galveston is one of the most haunted cities in the world and a hot spot for paranormal activity. The Original Tour of the Strand is a family-friendly tour and is a great choice for those taking their first ghost tour or who would like to learn more about the history of Galveston, Texas.

This tour is an ideal first tour for the paranormal novice or first-time visitor to the island because it entrenches visitors with a wealth of knowledge about Galveston’s past and the science behind hauntings.


  • Food and beverages are not included, but you are welcome to bring your own.
  • Gratuities for your guide are not included in the ticket price. While in no way required, gratuities are greatly appreciated.