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Return to the Shadows Ghost Walks - Historic Dumfries

  • Dates: October 3, 2020 - October 31, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Location: Weems Botts Museum
  • Address: 3944 Cameron Street, Dumfries,, VA 22026

Do you dare? Return to the Shadows with our paranormal investigator as he leads you through the historic area of Dumfries sharing our lore.

About this Event

Historic Dumfries Virginia, Inc. proudly presents the Return to the Shadows Ghost Tour featuring: 

  • Outside walking tour of the Dumfries historic area at night, including Dumfries Cemetery and the Henderson House
  • The lore that made the Weems-Botts museum famous with new happenings recorded by our paranormal investigator
  • A chance to investigate Merchant Park after the tour as you decide whether the stories are true

Do you dare?

Space limited - RSVP, only 8 guests per tour. Flashlights and/or cell phones with flashlights required.

COVID-19 Prevention: Guests will be required to wear facial coverings and will need to confirm they have not been exposed to anyone testing positive with COVID-19 or display any of the symptoms associated with COVID-19. If registered guests start to exhibit signs or symptoms of infection, we will work with you to reschedule at a later date. Social distancing will be maintained at all times.

For a more intense experience, check out our Ghost Walks: Locked Inside tickets, which includes a two hour investigation of the house (11pm-1am).

Members: Please call (703-221-2218) or email ( to purchase your discounted ticket.

Special thanks to our Small Business Member and Sponsor Barbara DiMattina, Realtor, Licensed in Virginia, Century 21 Redwood Realty (

Ghost Walks will start at the Weems-Botts Museum Annex located at 3944 Cameron Street, Dumfries, Virginia. The Weems-Botts Museum is owned by the Town of Dumfries and operated by Historic Dumfries Virginia, Inc. whose mission is to preserve and promote the history of Dumfries - Virginia’s oldest chartered town.

For more information, please call (703) 221-2218, visit, or email

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