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Published: 04/16/2012
Julia C. Brown – President, Tours of Old Town 303 Romero St. NW Plaza Don Luis – Space N120 Albuquerque, NM 87104 (505) 246-TOUR (8687)

Tours of Old Town announces special Friday the 13th Ghost Tours in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM – Tours of Old Town will offer special “Friday the 13th Ghost Tours” in April 2012. Legends, folklore, ghost stories and history come to life as professional guides escort guests on an intriguing, 90-minute, walking tour through 300 years of haunted history. The “Ghost Tour of Old Town” is held every night of the year at 8:00pm. An additional,
spookier, late night Ghost Tour will be held at 10:00pm on Friday the 13th in April 2012. Tickets are $20.00 per Adult with discounts offered to Seniors, Military, College Students and Children.

Tours of Old Town will donate 13% of all Friday the 13th ticket sales to the renovation and upkeep of the “La Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe” Chapel in Old Town Albuquerque, which has been closed since December 2011 due to fire damage.

Additional information is available on-line at Reservations are required and may be made by calling by calling (505) 246-TOUR (8687). Tours of Old Town is located at 303 Romero Street NW – Plaza Don Luis N120 - Albuquerque, NM 87104.

• Ghost Tour of Old Town nightly at 8:00pm
• Late Night Ghost Tour on Friday, April 13th at 10:00pm
• History, Legends & Lore Tours held at 10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm, Fridays through Wednesdays

Tours of Old Town’s 2012 Tour Schedule includes:
Tours of Old Town announces special Friday the 13th Ghost Tours in Albuquerque, New Mexico benefiting the renovation & upkeep of “La Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe” Chapel in Old Town, Albuquerque.

Thousands of satisfied guests have experienced the Ghost Tour of Old Town since April 2001. Friday the 13th Tours include interesting trivia and fun facts surrounding today’s superstitions, many of which date back to the Middle Ages. Friday the 13th is believed to be an unlucky day in much of Western Europe, North America and Australia with deep roots in both Christian and Pagan cultures. Tours of Old Town works with a variety of professional Ghost Hunters, Paranormal Investigators, psychics and skeptics and does not attempt to dictate what a person should think or believe.

Guests are invited to view the evidence then decide for themselves the possibility of the existence of the supernatural. Tours of Old Town’s Founder and President, Old Town Julie Brown, states, “We want everyone to get some GOOD KARMA on Friday the 13th! By taking the Ghost Tour that evening, they are helping to preserve an Old Town treasure. The Chapel is a very special spot to many people and is one of our guest’s favorite tour stops. Think of it as a little Karmic Insurance!”

For further information, please contact (505) 246-TOUR (8687) or visit:
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