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The Ghost Hunt of York

#24 of 63 Tours in York
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The Ghost Hunt of York
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“great fun”(78 reviews)
“step ladder”(16 reviews)
“street theatre”(10 reviews)
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 1 week ago

Great amusing man. Visited lots of places, down alleyways, along the streets of York. Audience participation. Well worth the £5.

Thank Re H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go on this Ghost Hunt after reading the reviews and were not disappointed. It was Halloween and we headed to The Shambles where we joined a very large group (t was Halloween) The tour was well organised and there was lots of...More

Thank veritylongno1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good night on the Ghost Hunt and the guide made it interesting and spooky with a good atmosphere. Good night, good laugh, very popular would recommend 👍🏻

1  Thank 331ameliag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been wanting to go on a ghost hunt for ages , so when my partner had booked 2 nights in York for Halloween the scene was set . It was always going to be popular especially on Halloween and there were about 60 on this...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my son who is 10 loved it and the tour guide was lovely only thing is could have been a bit spookier but still enjoyed it.

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful tour of York, with a fabulous guide. The stories were great, with plenty of humour and audience interaction. Not sure if the guide decides on the stories depending on the group, but this was perfect for families with younger children. Loved it!

Thank Judith E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was fab and the guide really made it as he was so in character and made it exciting and funny. We went with my 6 year old son and he loved it. I would deffinetly do this tour again.

Thank Hayleyd87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm honestly lost for words and feel slightly robbed of the 6 quid and the time I spent on this tour. Was a complete joke from start to finish. I don't see where the positive reviews have came from. Extremely disappointing. I don't feel I...More

1  Thank dobbouk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Having been on another of the York ghost walks (Trevor Rooney ‘s Ghost Walk) we decided to try another just for comparison’s sake, so we opted for this one. To say it was disappointing is an understatement and very poor value for money.The stories told...More

Thank suzeeblu
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to 3 different ghost walks in York and this was a disappointment after the entertaining and interesting other two! Only 5 stories during the whole evening and the three that I had heard before were told in a prosaic fashion with much less...More

1  Thank anneli100
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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.)