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Springfield Walks & Tours

Downtown Springfield, Illinois 62701



Springfield's original and premiere walking tours and guide service that provides visitors all the history and mystery Springfield has to offer! Historical tours, ghost tours, storytelling, site tours, personal guides and step on guides. Tours operate March through November. Guide services available all year around.

Offered Walking Tours

Lincoln's Ghost Walk - Legends & Lore Walking Tour: Join this 90-minute lantern lit 5-block walking tour that uses the Lincoln sites as the backdrop for strange and bizarre stories surrounding Lincoln’s life and his death! Learn about his final visit to his law office, his funeral in the old capitol, his Christian beliefs, you’ll also hear about Lincoln’s bizarre visions and dreams, Mary’s seances in the White House, Spiritualism, and skullduggery at the tomb site. This is a factual history tour, family friendly. ADA

Aristocracy Hill: Springfield's Haunted History TourJoin this 2.5 hour walking tour of Springfield’s sensational haunted history! Walk through the historic Old Aristocracy Hill neighborhood of Springfield and hear stories of ghosts, shadow men, poltergeists, hidden cemeteries, seances and more unnerving tales of haunted history. You’ll also hear histories of hangings, a race riot and Springfield’s Dr. Frankenstein, sort of. It’s an easy walk and plenty of places to sit along the way, and there’s a mid-point bathroom break for your comfort. Enjoy a balance of factual history and ghostly tales for a restless night’s sleep!