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 - FinalistEnchanting Ellisland - Sunday 8th October at 5pm
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...Legends & Lore at Castle Loch - Friday 13th October at 7:30pm
The atmospheric surroundings of Castle Loch, Lochmaben form the perfect backdrop to an evening of spine-chilling storytelling… Dare you join us 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.Dark Tales of Old Moffat - Friday 27th October at 7:30pm
Starting at the iconic Moffat Ram, explore a darker, more curious side to this wonderfully vibrant town. Discover dark deeds, colourful characters, tales of bravery and mysterious encounters as we meander through ancient streets and atmospheric closes...Ghosts and Graverobbers - Friday 27th October at 11pm
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.Dumfries Ghost Walk - Saturday 28th October at 7pm
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!Comlongon Ghost Tour - Sunday 29th October at 8:30pm
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 tour experience. The ghost of Lady MarionCarruthers is believed to haunt the castle, still making her presence felt over four centuries later...Heroes of the Titanic - date coming soon
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.Haunted Theatre Tour - date coming soon
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...Haunted Highways Tour - date coming soon
Screaming hags, eyeless phantoms and a menagerie of unearthy creatures... 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...Historic Churchyard Tour - date coming soon
St Michael’s is the oldest church in Dumfries. Surrounded by an historic graveyard, its most famous inhabitant is Robert Burns. We aim to highlight some of the fascinating, lesser-known stories connected with these ancient stones, along with insights into graveyards symbolism.
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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. 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 Ticketsource. For all booking enquiries, please contact the team through our website or by phoning 07791 047835 or 07912 145865.