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The Ghost Hunt of York

#23 of 62 Tours in York
Closed Now: 7:30 PM - 8:40 PM
Open today: 7:30 PM - 8:40 PM
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God is in his holy temple, earthly thoughts be silent now

This tour is well worth the price due to the fabulous guide Henry Kane. He is thoroughly enjoyable... read more

Reviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
Great evening!

We went on the Ghost Hunt tonight. It was so much fun! Not very scary, but very very entertaining... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toronto, Canada
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The award winning Ghost Hunt of York combines magic and energetic accounts of classic York ghost stories that will take your emotions from horror to hilarity. The Victorian guide in his frock coat, top hat and carrying his Gladstone bag manifests at...more
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| Shambles, York YO1 7LX, England
+44 1904 608700
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Reviewed yesterday

This tour is well worth the price due to the fabulous guide Henry Kane. He is thoroughly enjoyable and provides a solid two hours or so enchanting York ghost tour. We even entertained some restaurant customers eating their pizza, thanks Reverend Kane!

Thank taz_bubs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Ghost Hunt tonight. It was so much fun! Not very scary, but very very entertaining. There is guest participation! Be warned! It was a great way to experience York at night and take extra pictures of the sites. The group was...More

1  Thank tbrider28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently had a short trip to York and it had to be done- a Ghost walk around York!! The Ghost Guide had an assembled group outside of York Minster to which we joined. It costed £4 per person and lasted a hour and a half...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend this, Graham was a great guide and his performance was enthralling, well worth the money and lots of interesting history as well as ghost stories

1  Thank Andy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my sister visited York for her birthday and stayed in the Golden Fleece. Booking to stay in a haunted room meant a ghost walk was on our to do list! We came across this Ghost Hunt during the day and we were so...More

Thank Coral L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have done this twice within 12 months and both times were excellent. The older gent was much funnier than the young lad, just better facial expressions and comdey timing but both brilliant nonetheless. Only a few quid, an hour and half comedy and entertainment and...More

Thank pkeane82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on this particular tour after being given a leaflet in the Shambles during the day. Our guide “Unimportant” was fantastic keeping everyone engaged with the stories and creating laughter with his humour. We spend a good hour and a half walking the streets...More

1  Thank MelissaB1993
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to pick this trip due to the high number of reviews and we wasn't disappointed. The guide really suits the role and from the moment we saw him somberly walking up the shambles ringing a bell we knew we'd made the right choice....More

Thank cazalino
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The host was a good laugh and provided a few laughs throughout the tour. Was engaging with the audience, but not sure how many of the stories he had just made up!

Thank HarryWhelan
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

A fabulous ghost hunt around the beautiful streets of York. Our guide was a very engaging and brought a great sense of humour to the stories he told. He also was dressed in a brilliant outfit and carries around his little briefcase and step ladder....More

Thank Clown1333
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Response from Denny S | Reviewed this property |
Ours didn't. But, It is only about 1/1/2 - 2 hrs (depending on participation, etc.)