Ghosts, ghouls, murder and witchcraft! Discover the dark character of Dumfries & Galloway with Mostly Ghostly!
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Haunted Theatre Tour
Valentines Weekend - Saturday 13th February at 7:30pm
A variety of strange occurrences have been reported over the years... Join Mostly Ghostly in Scotland's oldest working theatre - the newly renovated Dumfries Theatre Royal - and discover fascinating history and hauntings behind this magnificent 223-year-old building...
Brand New Tour - Ghosts and Graverobbers
Friday 26th February at 7pm
Something Wicked This Way Comes.... On the eve of Halloween, we proudly launch the fifth in our series of spine-chilling ventures - Ghosts and Graverobbers! Join the team as we reveal the drama of a famous court trial, ghostly goings-on in an historic hotel and dark insights into the notorious Killing Times. Woven between these tales, we'll explore the role of the Resurrection Men (graverobbers) in Dumfries and the impact they had on our town. Guests will discover a tragic and scandalous case of bodysnatching and learn the story behind a grisly execution on what is now hallowed ground...
Haunted Highways Tour
Easter Weekend: Saturday 26th March at 7:30pm
Screaming hags, eyeless phantoms and a menagerie of unearthy creatures... On the run up to Halloween, join your intrepid guides for a coach trip with a difference! Led by real-life paranormal investigators, our eerie excursion will take you along famously active stretches of what is believed to be Scotland's most haunted road - the A75...
This is the first trip of its kind in Britain to focus on a purportedly haunted road!
Legends & Lore at Castle Loch
Easter Sunday: 27th March at 7:30pm
The atmospheric surroundings of Castle Loch, Lochmaben form the perfect backdrop to an evening of spine-chilling storytelling… Dare you join Mostly Ghostly to discover the origins of the infamous vampire legend, hear of a fearsome curse laid on the Bruce family and learn of our own gripping experiences at the castle, all entwined with a spooky collection of local ghost stories. To top off this enchanting evening, we invite you to try your hand at rod and crystal dowsing in the shadows of a haunting woodland copse...
Heroes of the Titanic - Brand New Tour
Friday 15th April
John Law Hume and Thomas Mullin: two Dumfries lads lost on the ill-fated White Star Liner - Titanic. We remember their sacrifice and celebrate their lives with our new walking tour - Heroes of the Titanic. With a focus on Jock Hume, violinist, we’ll guide you to pivotal locations around Dumfries and reveal powerful accounts of life before and after the sinking.
Dumfries Ghost Walk
Dates coming soon!
Ghosts, ghouls, murder and witchcraft! Join Mostly Ghostly for a terrifying tour around darkest Dumfries...
Let us guide you on an unforgettable journey through the shadow streets and dimly lit closes of old Dumfries! Discover some of the darkest events in Dumfries' extensive history entwined with a collection of ghostly tales. We promise you'll never see our town in the same light again!
Haunted Theatre - Saturday 13th February
Ghosts and Graverobbers - Friday 26th February
Haunted Highways - Saturday 26th March
Tours operate throughout the year and start from the Midsteeple Plainstanes. Start times vary according to the season - please check when booking. Families are very welcome to join the tour, although due to the subject matter; attendance of children at the parent's or carer's discretion. Dumfries Ghost Walk - ages 5 and above. All other tours - ages 12 and above. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Tickets are available at the Midsteeple Box Office in Dumfries on 01387 253383 or via Ticketweb. For all booking enquiries, please contact the team through our website or by phoning 07791 047835 or 07912 145865.