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Dark Tales of York. Private ghost tours.

Our experienced guide will tell you tales from Yorks gruesome past, executions, ghosts and dark deeds, as we wend our way round some of the scariest places in the city.

As this is by private booking it is exclusive for your group.
We can be flexible about your exact requirements, start time and pick-up point.
We offer hotel pick ups* and as we can start at different locations the tour route can be customised.
*City centre only.

per adult from




1 to 2 hours


Hotel pickup available


Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Shambles
    What's excluded :
    • Private transportation
    • Access to historical attractions.
    • Dinner - No food or drink is included in the tour price.
    • Entry/Admission - Margaret Clitherow Shrine
    • Entry/Admission - St. Crux Parish Hall
    • Entry/Admission - St. Williams College
    • Entry/Admission - Treasurer's House
    • Entry/Admission - York Minster
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: 11 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ England

    Learn the history of one of Europes oldest streets.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Margaret Clitherow Shrine, 35 The Shambles, York YO1 7LZ England

    Hear the terrible fate of the women who went on to be a Catholic Saint.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: St. Crux Parish Hall, Pavement, York YO1 9UP England

    Visit a site of execution and hear the horrible fate that befell Sir Thomas Percy.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Bedern, York YO1, UK

    Find out the history of Bedern and the spirits that still haunt the area.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: St. Williams College, 5 College Street, York YO1 7JF England

    See this historic building and hear a tale of murder and betrayel.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Treasurer's House, Treasurers House Minster Yard, York YO1 7JL England

    Hear one of York's most famous Ghost stories.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: York Minster, Minster Yard Deangate, York YO1 7HH England

    Visit this magnificent cathedral and hear a tale or two.

    Duration: 5 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Roman Bath, 9 St Sampsons Square, York YO1 8RN, UK
    Traveler pickup is offered
    I can arrange a pick up from city centre hotels (i.e within the city walls.)
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/15/2020 - 1/2/2022
    Monday:06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Tuesday:06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Wednesday:06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Thursday:06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Friday:06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Saturday:06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Sunday:06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    York Minster, Deangate, York YO1 7HH, UK
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • As this is a private tour the only people participating are the members of your group so you have the reassurance that you are not in close contact with other people.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Dark Tales of York

Activity ID: V-270881P1

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