Welcome to the home of Lancaster, England Ghost Walks and Historical Murder Tours. Step back in time to an extremely haunted Lancaster as we tread on the old bloodstained cobbled streets with our tour guides as they bring the haunted history and mystery of an old Lancaster that’s been lost to time back to life and enchant you with tails of the dark arts, witchcraft, slavery, murder and hangings.
Lancaster Ghost Walks have a number of new tours that bring Lancaster’s dark history in a blood curdling scream right to the forefront of your mind and thoughts as our old oil lamp lit tours walk back to the sites of murder, haunting’s and executions. We bring the stories to life with that age old art of true energetic story telling mixed with a wicked sense of humour and a truly terrifying darkness
Choose from The Old Hanging Town Ghost Walk, The Lancashire Witch Trials of 1612, Sinners and Saints
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The Pendle Witch Walk (Day Time Tours ONLY)
Venture into the world of the Pendle Witches as you visit the Hanging Judges Lodgings and here of the grisly hanging judges, suicide and the ghosts of this old Building. From the Judges Lodgings you will make your way through the old cobble stoned streets to where you will hear stories of plague and life in the 1600s. You will then make your way to join the internal tour of Lancaster Castle, visiting the sites of the Pendle Witches along with many other ghostly and historical sites within the castle.
The tour is led by our very own Pendle Witch, here her horrific story of witchcraft and murder!
Decide if the witch is guilty?
Full role play with audience interaction!
Full costume guide!
Visit the Judges Lodgings with a full internal tour!
Visit the Lancaster Castle!
All guided tours at Lancaster Castle include the story of the Lancashire Witches told by expert guides.
The Lancashire Witches are forever associated with Lancaster Castle. It was to the Castle that they were taken for their trials; it was in the Castle dungeons that they were imprisoned; and it was from the Castle that those who were to be hanged were led to their place of excecution on Golgotha Hill.
By joining one of the regular guided tours you will hear the stories of the Lancashire Witches told by expert guides within just a short distance of where these momentous events in the history of Lancashire took place. You can even be locked in a cell ... if you dare
Ticket price for tour full tour including entry and free return after the tour to The Judges Lodgings ONLY. Also includes a tour of Lancaster Prison and Castle. Priced at £14.99 per person
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Join our haunted history guide as we step back in time and bring forward the truly dark and frightening history of a town that hung so many by the neck till dead it was nicknamed "The Hanging Town". Now you can walk the routs that many a criminal was taken before the hempen halter, that means a rope and sharp stop, in other words to be hanged!
Your guide will be one of Lancaster’s most wicked or evil criminals as they return to tell there story and allow you to make up your mind in the final outcome of the tour. Should they hang or spend an eternity walking Lancaster’s haunted streets in misery. A tour mixed with the age old art of story telling, interactive role play, history, humour, fact and mystery. This tour brings brutal stories to life with crowd participation that culminates in a climax like no other tour could offer
Pre book your tickets now for only £6 adults and £3 for under 16s, save £2 per person by booking with us. Door price without booking £8 adults. To book your ticket just call us on 0191 4400078
Tour Dates for Halloween
Saturday 27th October -7pm & 8.30pm tours (limited tickets)
Sunday 28th October - 7pm tour (limited tickets)
Wednesday 31st October - 7pm & 8.30pm tours (Limited tickets)
Friday 2nd November - 7pm & 8.30pm tours (limited tickets)
Saturday 3rd November - 7pm & 8.30pm tours (limited tickets)
Tour starts outside the Judges Lodgings in Lancaster. YOU MUST have a pre booked ticket.
Tour lasts approx 1 hr 15 minutes
Lancaster was once a major slave port bringing in slaves in a time of political turmoil. With bloodshed and slavery, sea faring criminals and even pirates graced the shore lines of old Lancaster. Find out about the harrowing stories that created Lancaster’s dark history and the Lancaster Slave Trade.
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