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Dallas Terrors Ghost Tour

Are you ready to meet the true terrors of Texas? Gather your strength and journey into the heart of Dallas, Texas, to uncover the city’s twisted and horrid past and meet its restless dead.

Join Dallas Terrors to discover the sordid history behind the city’s most haunted and historic locations. Relive the destruction and death that make Dallas one of the most haunted cities in Texas.

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Dallas Terrors Ghost Tour

Our walking ghost tour of Dallas will take you to some of The Big D’s most haunted and historic locations. Learn about the tragic tales and dark history that keep the city’s spirits forever trapped in their final resting place. Add our Bonus Extended Tour to see more locations, hear more spine-chilling stories, and truly understand the horrifying nature of Dallas's haunted history.

Meeting Location: Ferris Plaza, near the Fountain in the center of the park, at 400 S Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202

Starting Time: Ghost tours are held nightly at 8 PM, rain or shine!

Pet Policy: Pets are not permitted on Ghost Tours

Alcohol Policy: No Drinking Permitted

Adults Only: No

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Five Stars

Jesse is an excellent guide …. Made the spirits of downtown Dallas come alive!

07.12.24
Elaine Cunningham
 

Five Stars

Great tour. Jesse was awesome

07.12.24
Justin Bertram
 

Five Stars

Wonderful experience with Jesse. He knew a ton about Dallas and all the horror stories. Handled everything professional and kept everything rolling al...

07.10.24
Damian Kuzina
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Tour Preview: Where You’ll Go

The Adolphus Hotel

Many celebrities have stayed the night at Dallas’s most haunted hotel alongside some of the city’s most evil residents. Their most notorious spirit is a jilted bride who hung herself on her wedding day and now finds no solace in death.

Grassy Knoll

The infamous Grassy Knoll, where a shot was heard during JFK’s assassination in 1963, is haunted by the spirits of three falsely accused and murdered African-Americans from the 1860s.

Majestic Theater

This beloved theatre from the 1920s is haunted by its former director, Karl Hoblitzelle. His old office is often much colder than the rest of the building, and he can be seen hovering above the balcony before quickly disappearing.

The Hauntings of Dallas

When Texas entered the Union in 1845, Dallas was a city shy of 150 people. But the road it took to get to the thriving metropolis you see today is lined with blood and destruction. Dallas, in the mid-19th century, earned its moniker “The City of Hate” through a series of violent outbursts against a growing post-civil war African-American population. The city would eventually hold the largest KKK membership in the nation, creating several extremely haunted locations in the wake of this unrelenting violence.

 

The city’s pension for violence increased, and the railroads brought more and more criminals, outlaws, and opportunists into the fold. Famous bank robber Clyde Barrow began his life of crime in Dallas. He would be far from the most famous criminal in the Big D. Lee Harvey Oswald forever changed history when he assumedly assassinated President John F. Kennedy. The infamous book depository where he took his first shot is said to be haunted by his ghost even to this day.

 

These events, plus the general chaos that stems from a city whose foundation is based on greed and violence, have created a ghostly wonderland in the heart of Texas. Let Dallas Terrors introduce you to the biggest hauntings in the Lonestar state.

 

The Most Haunted Places in Dallas, TX

 

Dallas takes up more land than most cities in Texas. That may be why so many of its buildings are filled with persistent spirits. The Hotel Lawerence, which has been the site of many suicides, is prone to reports of crying, footsteps, and shadow figures between midnight and 6 AM. Similarly, the 1861 Millermore Mansion has a spectral record of terrible shrieking that sends many running in fear.

 

Things are not much safer outside the hotels and homes. The Lady of the Lake is a ghost story involving a woman in a white dress who lost her life in a boating accident at White Rock Lake Park. Nearby, at Flag Pole Hill, a ghost soldier killed on duty searches for his killer.

Reasons to Take the Dallas Ghost Tour

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You want to experience a piece of history firsthand

Dallas is just one of those cities that people can’t get enough of. From The Real Housewives to the show Dallas, there are ... numerous shows based around this beautiful city. The assassination of President Kennedy is still referenced in pop culture and in some of today’s most popular series. You’ve seen all that, so what now?



See the sites in person! You’ll stand in the spots where notable, devious events became etched in history to be retold for generations to come. You don’t have to be a Texan to take it all in, you just need to join us!

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You’ve done all the normal “tourist” things

If you’re new to Dallas, you know there’s quite a bit to take in. No matter the size of your group or who’s in it, ther ... e’s something for everyone in this thriving metropolis. From theme parks to unique shopping and boutiques, to fine dining and event centers, there’s always something to do here. But what if you’ve done it all?



Change up your plans and join us on this one-of-a-kind tour through downtown Dallas. What better way to get to know the origins of the heart of the city than with a tour guide that’s passionate about storytelling, particularly those that involve chilling haunts? If you’re looking for something different that will leave you wanting more, Dallas Ghost Tour is it!

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You don’t believe in ghosts

We understand. Not everyone believes in the afterlife. You know what? That’s OK! Even if you think the thought of spirits i ... s silly, there’s still plenty for you on this tour. You’ll learn why the area was developed, the evolution of downtown Dallas, and who played integral roles in its creation and its infamy.



It’s also a chance to see some sites you may not have been inclined to visit outside of the tour. Even if you’re not a believer, the places you’ll see and the stories you’ll hear will at the very least get your gears turning. We promise this isn’t a ghost hunters show you’ll see on TV. This is real life.

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You’re looking for inspiration

The shows that are based on this city are great but they don’t really dig deep into the creation of it. Maybe those are the ... stories you want to tell. Maybe you’re ready to start that book or screenplay about the dark and tragic stories behind the heart of Dallas. This is a great place to start!



While some of the stories may seem disturbing, they’re no less captivating and will keep you enthralled throughout the duration of the tour. If stories are what you’re after and some inspiration to bring them to life on other platforms, Dallas Ghost Tour makes the perfect launching point.

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You’re looking for something to entertain the entire family

As tragic and dark as these tales are, they’re told with the entire family in mind. Because at the end of the day, our goal ... is to provide you with a great time and a memorable experience. Your tour through downtown Dallas will include visits to some poignant landmarks as well as the spirits that inhabit them. They’re creepy enough to give you chills but entertaining enough to keep you coming back to this beautiful side of the world.

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You’re ready for an authentic fact-based ghost tour

There’s nothing more interesting than a story that almost sounds too incredible to be true, but that’s exactly what you ... ll hear. And the best part is, they’re all true! Our team does a deep dive into each location and conducts copious amounts of research to ensure the guides are able to bring the most factual, entertaining, and chilling stories to life.



We guarantee that you’ll be captivated and entertained, and maybe just a little scared. But don’t worry! All stories are told with our audience in mind, so feel free to bring the kids.

Our Tours

Dallas Terrors Ghost Tour

Dallas Terrors offers a remorseless experience into D-Town’s eerie hidden past and most haunted places.

Meeting LocationTour Meeting Location: All tours meet at Ferris Plaza, near the Fountain in the center of the park, at 400 S Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202.

Tour TimeTour Times: Daily at 8PM

Tour LengthTour Length: Approximately 1 hour

Tour WeatherGhost tours are held nightly, rain or shine!

Dallas Terrors Boos and Booze Haunted Pub Crawl

Take this Dallas Spirits and haunted pub crawl tour and add some fun into your work week!

Meeting LocationTour Meeting Location: All tours meet at Patrick's Kennedy Irish Pub 1201 Main Street, Dallas, TX.

Tour TimeTour Times: Daily at 6PM

Tour LengthTour Length: Approximately 2 hours

Tour WeatherGhost tours are held nightly, rain or shine!

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