With Halloween fast approaching, it’s time to start getting into the seasonal mood and begin preparing for this fun and spoooky holiday. You’re probably already coming up with your best scary or laugh-worthy costume. Maybe you’ve even brainstormed some designs to carve into pumpkins, and mapped out your route for trick-or-treating! If you live in North Texas (or are just passing through) and are looking for an activity that will really get your family into the spirit of Halloween, Lewisville’s Gateway Ghost Tours are sure to be memorable. These 90-minute tours take you and your friends or loved ones on a journey through Old Town Lewisville, as you learn about the area’s vibrant and intriguing history.
History and Spooks
As well as learning about the history of the areas you visit, going all the way back to the 1800s, you’ll also hear about the ghosts of Old Town, Lewisville. There are ghost meters available on the tour, and Gateway’s experienced psychic mediums and paranormal investigators can even teach you to use more traditional apparatus, such as divining rods and pendulums.
When and Where
Tours are held on Saturday evenings, commencing at sundown (8 PM). Book your tour online, or simply turn up the evening of. Your guides will meet you on East Main Street in Lewisville on the porch of Tierney’s Cafe. From there, the route winds through Old Town, exploring the sights and telling tales.
Adult tickets costs $25 on the day, but you can save yourself 20% by booking an advance ticket for only $20. The tour is suitable for all ages, and children are more than welcome to attend. Tickets for those between the ages of 6 and 10 cost $10, while children 5 and under can tag along for free! Whether you have an interest in the paranormal, a passion for history, or you simply want a fun evening out with the family, Lewisville’s Gateway Ghost Tours are a great way to begin celebrating Halloween a little early. Plus, each tour is different! So you can enjoy a new adventure every time and help Lewisville’s history live on by learning its secrets.
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