Old Town Albuquerque Tour
Old Town Albuquerque is one of the absolute oldest established sites in North America, first founded in 1706 (that’s 70 years before the United States became a country!). Add that impressive city stat to the equally impressive 50 years experience of giving Old Town tours and you’ve got one truly amazing tour opportunity! History and GHOST Tours of Old Town will show you all they know about the ‘sights, sounds, flavors, people, shops, products, places, photo opportunities, and all things unique’ about Old Town, which is a lot, trust us!
History and GHOST Tours of Old Town provides guests with all the ‘History, Legends, and Lore’ of Old Town, the team of certified guides dispelling rumors and explaining all that makes up ‘Duke City’. Tour options last anywhere from 75 minutes to 2 hours and take groups on leisurely strolls through the streets and alleys of the town, immersing them directly into the Land of Enchantment. You can choose between a private group tour or the basic High Noon History Tour, the latter of which lasting anywhere from 60 to 90 minutes and covering the expanse of 1 mile (offered daily at 12 pm). Private tours work really well with groups and schools, with customizable options that allow you to choose the featured theme, locations, and length of time. These tours are fun, educational, and curriculum based for grades K-12.
Explore the area’s history all the way from Indian Tribal settlements and Spanish conquistador takeovers to early pioneer life and civil war battles. Learn about the importance of trade on the Sante Fe Trails see examples of Adobe settlements and other evolving architectural types, and even tour the San Felipe Church. From the earliest native American settlers to wild west law and order enforcers, the span of historic city knowledge you will get on this tour is truly unbeatable.