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The Ghost Hunt of York

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  • Average5%
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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 4 days ago via mobile

Interesting selection of ghosts stories with a little bit if historical interest thrown in. Not a long tour but just right on a cold December night, Brrr. Would recommend if you want a little evening entertainment Whilst visiting York.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank smansfield2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ghost hunt? Rather a stand up comedy on the go. This was not what we expected at all. We were expecting some good ghost stories backed up by history or atleast told in a somewhat spooky way. Instead, in the hour we participated, we only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Olivia K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a funny evening, the story is easily to follow and we laughed a lot. can only recommend it, you get to see different parts of York and with some stories behind. We had someone in wheelchair and he always took care she is with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lailis_x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

£6 for 4 stories, none of which were scary or very ghostly. Locations weren’t very good. No history in it. Had to pull faces at people in a restaurant at the end which was cringe. I have been on much better and funnier walking tours...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nicholasA1986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the ghost hunt of York again, this time with some friends and we all really enjoyed it!! Full of spooks and laughs! We did ask to take a photo with the young guide and he certainly did a fantastic job! I would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank april0606
Reviewed 7 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Re H
Reviewed 7 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank veritylongno1
Reviewed 2 November 2018 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 👍🏻

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank 331ameliag
Reviewed 1 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Adam B
Reviewed 30 October 2018 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.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from DennyS510 | Reviewed this property |
Ours didn't. But, It is only about 1/1/2 - 2 hrs (depending on participation, etc.)