Children of the Grave - A Dark Victorian Ghost Walk in Newcastle upon Tyne
Children of the Grave is a dark and sinister victorian ghost walking tour that brings the dead back to life in this ghastly tour of Newcastle twisted history related to that which has left old buildings, back lanes, graveyards and old archers haunted by the Children of the Grave.
People often think of child like ghosts are harmless but the reality is totally different, from screeching apparitions seen in graveyards to violent hauntings, these tragic tales bring to life a dark victorian secret side of old Newcastle highlighting its past with child slave labour victorian child murders, poverty and disease on the Tyne and the reality of ghostly children that haunt this ancient city.
The victorians had a very strange relationship with death, often mothers were hidden in photos draped in black holding on to dead children that had passed away, posing to take a photo before their loved one would be committed to the grave.
See real photos from around Newcastle of these strange and haunting death photos and hear of the stories that accompany them.
This tour takes in victorian lanes and buildings, old cobble pathways and haunted locations all related to the Children of the Grave.
Your tour guide may have with him a real haunted victorian doll that contains dead human hair!
Tour Length: 2 hours
Price Per Person: £9.99
When: Wednesday evenings at 7pm
Age: 16 plus.
Address and Booking
Address: The Black Gate Newcastle NE11RQ
Meeting Point: The signs as above in the photo.
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