Mostly Ghostly Tours

Ghost Tour

Midsteeple, High Street, Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway, DG1 2BH

    Ghosts, ghouls, murder and witchcraft! Discover the dark character of Dumfries & Galloway with Mostly Ghostly!

    Dumfries & Galloway Life People of the Year Awards 2012 & 2014 - Tourism Champion

    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

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Summer Season 2016
    3 Jul 2016 - 28 Aug 2016
    Day Times
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday 21:00 22:30
    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed
    Halloween Ghost Walks
    31 Oct 2016
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
    Day Times
    Monday 09:00 17:00
    Tuesday 09:00 17:00
    Wednesday 21:00 22:30
    Thursday 09:00 17:00
    Friday 09:00 17:00
    Saturday 09:00 17:00
    Sunday 09:00 17:00

    Dumfries Ghost Walk
    July and August 2016 - Every Wednesday at 9pm
    Halloween 2015 - Tours at 7pm & 9pm
    Scheduled walks throughout the year
    Private Bookings Available

    All Other Walks & Tours
    Times Vary: For next tour dates, please check our website or contact the team direct


    • Children Welcome

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Smoking Restricted


    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Public Parking Nearby

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