The Ghosts & Gravestones tour includes a visit inside one of the most haunted buildings in St. Augustine -- The Old Jail.

Ghosts & Gravestones Tour

Visitors can experience a trolley tour like no other as they experience the darker side of St. Augustine's history.

Old Town Trolley Welcome Center on U.S. 1
27 San Marco Avenue, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
  • (904) 335-3155

Hours of Operation

Tours begin at 8 p.m.; call for reservations.

  • The Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour invites guests on a spooky adventure to experience St. Augustine's darker side. The tour is presented by Old Town Trolley Tours and passes by the Huguenot Cemetery and some famously haunted buildings in the downtown area, while guests are entertained with the strange and unusual tales of murder, mayhem and tragedy of St. Augustine’s history.

    The award-winning tour includes a stop inside the Chamber of Horrors at Potter's Wax Museum, where guests learn about the pirate Andrew Ranson and the gruesome story of his execution in St. Augustine. The next stop is at the Old Jail, an historic property listed on both the Florida and National Registers of Haunted Places, many consider this to be St. Augustine's most haunted building. The special tour of the Old Jail will explore the stories behind some of the countless paranormal experiences that have been documented on this site.

    The Old Jail has been the site of countless supernatural occurrences, including apparitions, cold spots and unexplained banging noises. Tour participants are led inside the Old Jail to do some ghost hunting of their own.

    Ghosts and Gravestones was voted Best Ghost Tour by Best of St. Augustine in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, and 2015. Tours depart from 27 San Marco Avenue, beginning at 8:00 p.m. each night, with more tours added every twenty minutes based on demand. The tour is approximately an hour and twenty minutes long. Reservations are a must, and can be made by calling (904) 826-3663. 

    Tickets are $28.99 for adults and $14.99 for kids ages 6 – 12. This tour is rated PG13, so parents are asked to use discretion when taking children on the tour. For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit here.

    All photos are courtesy of Historic Tours of America.

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    from the driver, our guide, to 'charlie' the evening was so much fun. getting to go inside the old jail in pitch blackness was so cool. one of the people on the tour had 'something' whisper in her ear inside a cell. so much fun!

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