Frequently Asked Questions

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Are reservations required?                                                                  
Reservations are Recommended, Group Size is Limited. Tours typically sell out.

Where can tickets be purchased? 
Tickets can be purchased from tour guides beginning 20-minutes
before tour begins.


Ghost Tour: In front of Brewer’s Alley Restaurant and Brewery. 
Cemetery Tour: In front of the main gate, Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Tickets can also be purchased from "Cakes To Die For," 154 North Market Street, located on the corner next to Brewer's Alley Restaurant.

What forms of payment are accepted? 
Cash or Check only via guides.
Credit Card and Cash via "Cakes To Die For."
 

Which night is less crowded, Friday or Saturday evening?
Typically, Friday tours have smaller groups.

Are the tour dates/times listed the only tours available?

No. Private tours for large groups available on “Non-Scheduled” 
nights throughout the year. Call our office for more information.

Will the tour be cancelled if it rains?
Light rain - No. However, storms that contain severe lighting, wind,
or heavy, sustained downpours, may necessitate tour delays or postponement. Check with tour office for up-to-date information.
Your safety is our top priority!

Are tours recommended for small children?
Our tours are PG-13 rated, contain descriptions of historically accurate details, including: Executions, Suicide, Embalming the Dead, Grave Robbing, Revenge and Slavery. Not recommended for children under the age of eight.


How long is the tour?
Tours are approximately 90-minutes in length.
 
What is the walking distance of the tours?
Ghost Tour: 1.1 miles.
Cemetery Tour: 0.9 miles.

Are restrooms available?
Ghost Tour: Restrooms are available at Brewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery, the starting point for our Ghost Tours. Additional restrooms are available at various other venues we pass during our journey.

Cemetery Tour: Restrooms are available at the starting point of our tour near the main gate.

How many Haunted Sites are included on the Ghost Tour?
We visit six-seven "Authentic Haunted Sites" in the Historic District of downtown Frederick. 

How many stops are included on the Cemetery Tour?
We visit twelve historically significant sites within the cemetery.


Do you go inside any of Frederick's haunted locations?
Ghost Tour: No. We gather outside, inform you about the site's former occupants and history, then tantalize you with tales about the paranormal activity residing within.

Are pets allowed on the tours?
Ghost Tour: Well behaved dogs on leashes are welcomed on the
Ghost Tour.

Cemetery Tour: No pets are permitted on the Cemetery Tour.

Is tipping of tour guides allowed?
Yes. Tipping your personal tour guide is appropriate, and appreciated.

Do you ever have encounters on the tours?
Yes, Absolutely! From the very subtle, to the downright unbelievable!

Can tickets and other items be purchased as gifts?
Yes, tickets can be purchased in advance, contact our office for more information. Ghost Tour T-shirts now on sale! Visit our gift shop for details!
T-shirts can also be purchased directly from our guides.


Reservations can be made by emailing:
info@marylandghosttours.com

For additional information:
301-668-8922













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