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Ghost Tours

Our Washington DC ghost tours & haunted pub crawls will take you on a journey to visit the most historic, and haunted, bars in the area. This is the place where everything started for Nightly Spirits in 2012. This DC haunted ghost tour pub crawl combines the best things about a ghost tour and couples it with the benefits of a pub crawl. Hear stories of the Civil War era souls that still venture around the White House and Alexandria, Virginia.

Why Nightly Spirits?

Our commitment to providing a thrilling and educational experience sets it apart as the best ghost tour company in the market.

Hauntingly Good Service

See what our guests are saying on TripAdvisor and Google Reviews about our great service.

Spooktacular for All Ages

We offer many different tours, making us perfect for guests of all ages.

Affordable Prices

All of our tours are affordable, so you can focus on our ghost story, not breaking the bank.

Explore Washington DC's Top-Rated Ghost Tours

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Washington D.C. Booze and Boos Tour®

You will be taken on a tour by a costumed Washington D.C. licensed tour guide along a walking route that will explore the history and haunted past of some of the most historic and haunted pubs and buildings in Washington D.C.


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Washington D.C. Private Booze and Boos Tour®

The Nightly Spirits Washington D.C. Haunted Pub Tour is the perfect choice for your next corporate event, team building exercise, or holiday party.


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Washington DC Private Spooktacular Ghost Walk

Want to make sure your next event is a scary good time? Our Washington DC Spooktacular Ghost Walk will cover even more of the spooky side of our nations capitol! With non-stop stories and spooky landmarks, this tour is perfect for the entire family.

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Washington DC Private Nightmares And Nightcaps Tour℠

Your costumed guide will take you on a 1.5-hour journey through haunted DC. Your walking tour will begin at a haunted bar, where you can purchase a nightcap if you would like, and while you soak up the spirits that lurk behind the bar.


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Nightly Spirits Haunted History Field Trips

The history of our nation’s capital is an important part of any student’s curriculum. Nightly Spirits has a way to extend that lesson beyond the classroom and bring your students to the place where it all began.

*These tours are only offered to school groups and other youth organizations, Monday through Friday between 9am-5pm..



Top Washington, DC Hauntings

In addition to its historic location, Washington, DC., has several haunted places. Some of the most famous hauntings in Washington, DC, including Old Ebbet’s Grill where the spirits of a little boy who was killed out front in a tragic  wagon accident still lurks around every corner, and the White House itself is said to be haunted by fomer Presidents, First Ladies, and even a cat! Are you ready for who or what you will encounter on your upcoming spirited adventure?

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is Nightly Spirits?

Washington, DC, is one of the most iconic cities in the world, full of a legendary historical past. Explore our nation’s capital with the best tour company in the city. We specialize in providing only the best and most authentic ghost tours in the United States. There is a reason we were voted as a top 3 ghost tour in America by USA Today two years in a row, so come experience the best ghost tour in Washington DC.

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What to Expect

One of the most haunted destinations in America is Washington, DC. Here, politicians aren’t the only ones governing things in the nation’s capital. Do you dare explore this city’s legendary tales? Do you like a bit of history with your scares? Then Nightly Spirits Ghost Tour is perfect for you!

In this one-of-a-kind experience, you’ll learn about Washington, DC’s past, forgotten secrets, and the city’s rich cultural heritage. Our most popular tour combines a ghost walk through iconic downtown with a pub crawl, so you enjoy some delicious drinks while learning about the city’s spookiest tales. Along the way, our guides, who are professional storytellers, will take you to some of the most haunted spots in town.

It is important to note that while the tours focus on the haunted side of Washington, DC, we do offer a version that is perfect for guests of any age with our all-ages ghost tour. It’s not a super frightening tour. Instead, guests of all ages will be able to enjoy this entertaining and informative experience.

If you are looking for a fun and unique way to explore the city, Nightly Spirits is definitely worth considering.

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In the mood for something spooky? Check out our blog post about Washington, DC’s most haunted destinations, ghost stories, forgotten secrets, and things to do. But beware, you might be in for quite a scare.

Frequently Asked Questions

Read our answers to our customers’ common questions. Read more FAQs by clicking the button below.

Are drinks included?

Have you tried asking Siri this? Is she still thinking? You must be on the Sprint Network with us. Oh well, good thing you came to this page because the answer is NO.

Where does the tour begin?

Once you book, you will receive a confirmation email. If you scroll below your receipt, you will find detailed instructions for meeting your guide for check in. If you book your tour and do not receive a confirmation email, be sure to check your spam. We get booted there a lot.

How many people are on the tour?

We keep all of our groups small to guarantee a personal experience for every guest. We also offer private tours that guarantee you have your tour guide all to yourself! Use the Private Group Tours drop-down to find more information!


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10% Off Spooktacular Ghost Walks | Use Code: CLASSBOO10
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Valid for all cities & only applies to the following nights:
August 1st & 30th, 2023
September 29th, 2023
October 28th, 2023