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The Banjo Billy bus tour starts and ends outside the Hotel Boulderado, at the corner of 13th and Spruce streets. Banjo shares some haunting tales from previous (and possibly still-current) guests, particularly those on the third floor and inside the still-functioning Otis elevator. Courtesy of Vince Darcangelo hide caption

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Banjo Billy's Bus Tour: History, Mystery And Bad Jokes

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