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 Highways Tour

    Saturday 24th October 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!

    Brand New Tour - Ghosts and Graverobbers

    Launch Night - Friday 30 October 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...

    Dumfries Ghost Walk
    Halloween Night - Saturday 31 October at 7pm & 9pm

    Ghosts, ghouls, murder and witchcraft!  Join Mostly Ghostly for a terrifying tour around darkest Dumfries...

    Join your trusty guides on All Hallows Eve when the misty veil between our world and that of the spirits is said to be at its thinnest… Dare you trawl the hidden closes and vennels of dark Dumfries? We mark this ghoulish date with two of our Dumfries Ghost Walks – why not get into the Halloween spirit and bring along pumpkin lanterns and if you feel inclined, dig out a costume and celebrate in style! A prize will be awarded for the best outfit (fancy dress optional).

    Legends & Lore at Castle Loch

    Date coming soon!

    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...


    Haunted Highways - Saturday 24th October

    Ghosts and Graverobbers - Friday 30th October

    Dumfries Ghost Walk - Saturday 31st October

    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
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
    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
    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

    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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