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
DGChamber Excellence in Customer Service 2016 - FinalistNew Tour - Enchanting Ellisland
Launches: Sunday 26th March at 6pm
Once home to Robert Burns and the inspiration behind his epic masterpiece Tam o’ Shanter, Ellisland Farm is a rustic, riverside location rich in history and folklore. Face the past and discover a collection of curious tales, both from Ellisland and her environs: the tragic story of a wise witch-woman, hauntings that terrified residents of a local farmhouse and a swan whose image brings death...
For full details, please check out our Facebook page under EventsComlongon Ghost Tour
Tuesday 21st March at 5pm
A stunning location, a magnificent fortress, the ghost of a tortured soul... Famed across the globe for its ghostly Green Lady, Comlongon Castle will set the scene for an exciting new tour experience. The launch date coincides with a dark anniversary in Comlongon's history - the death of Lady Marion Carruthers. Marion is believed to haunt the castle, still making her presence felt over four centuries later...Legends & Lore at Castle Loch
Sunday 9th April 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
Friday 14th April at 7:30pm
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
Saturday 29th April at 8:30pm
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 Tour
Saturday 20th May 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 Theatre Royal, Dumfries - and discover fascinating history and hauntings behind this magnificent 224-year-old building...Ghosts and Graverobbers
Something Wicked This Way Comes.... 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
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...
The first trip of its kind in Britain to focus on a purportedly haunted road!
Tours operate throughout the year. Meeting places and start times vary - 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 - age guide: 5 and above. All other tours - age guide: 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.