Franklin Walking Tours

Take a tour of one of the south's most charming cities with Franklin's top-rated guide!

Franklin Walking Tours

Take an intimate tour of one of the south's most charming cities.

Fall in Love With Franklin

Franklin makes it easy to have a great time. From our nationally-recognized historic Main Street to the incredible boutique shopping, dining, and classic architecture, we have something for everyone. Whether you're a native or here for the first time, come take a walk with us!


Our Tours

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Franklin Charm

2 Hours

If you’re looking for Franklin’s best stories (and a few secrets), we have you covered. We’ll take you from our founding through the Civil War, and on to present day. This tour includes several stops where you’ll meet locals who share brief histories of their buildings. The tour ends at a local sweet shop for a special treat before we say goodbye.

Monday-Saturday at 9:30AM

$22 adult, $15 age 2-12, under 2 free


Picture Perfect

1-2 Hours, depending on number of guests

Picture Perfect photo tour has you strolling through our historic district from one insta-worthy backdrop to another. These locations change often, as murals pop up and interior backgrounds are built. Create a memorable souvenir of your Franklin visit or just have fun being treated like a celebrity. Would make a very romantic proposal setting, too! You or your guide can take your shots, or have us hire a pro (additional fee).

Monday-Saturday by appointment

$22 per person

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Grim and Ghostly

90 Minutes

This walk through the historic district takes you past the most haunted buildings in town. You’ll hear ghost and crime stories ranging from the merely mischievous to the downright dark. Sure to entertain history geeks, murderinos, and paranormal enthusiasts alike. 

Friday and Saturday at 7PM

$22 adults, $15 teens, $10 children 2-12, under 2 free



2 Hours

Join your tour guide plus prominent psychic DEB LANTZ for a stroll through our streets in search of messages from the other side. No one can predict exactly what will happen on this outing, but past walks have revealed previously unknown facts about people and buildings that were later confirmed. Do you dare?

October date to be announced SOON, 8PM-10PM

$75/pp Limited to 40 people per tour. 

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2 Hours

Looking for something special? Maybe an all-Civil War tour, a boozy bar crawl, children's walk, or an extra graphic crime tour? Let us create a custom experience just for you. Perfect for families, girls' trips, church groups, corporate outings, field trips, book clubs, etc.

Contact us to schedule.

Rates vary based on tour length and number of visitors.

All tours start at Landmark Booksellers,
Franklin, TN 37064


Capture Your Memories

Professional Photographer Available! Are you celebrating a special occasion? Capture the magic of historic Franklin with a keepsake photo. Must be booked in advance.


“Beautiful city and a very informative tour! Highly recommend to anyone visiting or for a local looking to learn a whole lot more about this charming city. ”

~ Sarah Walters

“The Ghost Tour was a blast! I'm a local but I learned a ton about the "darker" history of the city. Super informative and a great time for kids as well.”

~ John Peterson

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