Whether you’re a believer in the unseen or not, this 90-minute evening-into-night stroll & ghost tour through our historic district is fun for all! Learn some of the documented (as well as the undocumented) history of this peculiar little town. Explore glimpses into the unseen & hear stories of paranormal activity of those who cannot leave the buildings in which they lived…or died.
River District History Tour
Inclusions: A fascinating journey and a souvenir cardboard fan
Fort Myers tour with educational narratives of local history
Fort Myers’ historic downtown area was once the site of a Seminole and then a Civil War fort. From fort to dusty cattle town to the building boom of the Roaring Twenties, from depression to post-WWII prosperity to urban decay, and ultimately to its modern incarnation as one of the most beautiful historic districts in Florida, Fort Myers is a town rich in history, architecture, art, and amenities. On this 90-minute walking tour, you learn your way around not only this charming town but also around the intrigues and rivalries of the men who built it.
Have you heard about the True Tours Fan Club? Each Fort Myers history tour with us includes a souvenir cardboard fan that’s your ticket to discounts on your purchase of services or merchandise at local establishments. Show the fan, get a discount. It’s that easy.
Our fans help keep you cool in the Florida sunshine, but you may want to bring along a bottle of water, also. In hot weather, hats and sunscreen help keep you comfortable along this easy stroll with plenty of shady benches along the way.