We offer the current tours as of right now: with more to come!
(Important Note: All Tours Must be Booked Online at least one hour in advance)
Experience the history of downtown Durham, strolling between Durham's historic sites. Learn of Durham's pivotal role in the industrialization of the American South, how a Durham banking magnate transformed the lives of millions of rural farmers, and how Durham became an icon of modernity.
Durham is the home of a litany of African American historic sites. Once the site of America's largest black-owned business, the community known as Black Wall Street was a refuge of hope and opportunity for an oppressed people. Whether you want to learn about architects, artists, activists, or entrepreneurs, the African American history tour will surely inspire you.
Travel through downtown Raleigh and experience the evolution of the city's history with a few of its many nationally designated historical locations. from its humble beginnings as a rural hamlet to its development into one of the fastest-growing cities in the country.
Raleigh's African American community has produced educators, engineers, political leaders, medical scientists, military officers, and much more. Experience the history of Raleigh's African American community.
A vicious murder committed by a secretive cult, a gangster drama to rival the Godfather, and one of the most controversial murder trials in American history which still divides the people of North Carolina to this day. These chilling true stories and more await you on the Durham True Crime Tour.
The Oak City is filled to the brim with frightening true tales of crime and intrigue. From one of North Carolina's most frightening serial killers, a brazenly violent Russian oligarch, and Raleigh's answer to Jack the Ripper, join us on the Raleigh True Crime tour for these and more true stories from the dark side of Raleigh history.
Why do NC State University students whisper of creepy entities in the university's underground tunnels? Who is the ghost of a long-dead nurse who still desperately tries to heal the infirm? And why does the university's official history claim that the school was supernaturally cursed from its very foundation? Join us for these haunting true stories and more on the Raleigh Ghost and Urban Legends Walk.
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Read what real people are saying about our tour guide!
"The tour guide was well organized, knowledgeable, and humorous. He was great and had an answer for every question."
- July, 2023
"Our guide was not only very informative but clearly passionate about history. It was amazing to have a tour guide who wasn’t there for the job but for the history."
Great tour today by a young man who was extremely knowledgeable about the history. I really love black history and was amazed at how much he knew. He is an asset to the community.