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 - FinalistDumfries Ghost Walk
July/August 2016 - Every Wednesday at 9pm
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!Brand New Tour - Ghosts and Graverobbers
July/August 2016 - Every Friday at 9pm
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 Theatre Tour
Saturday 30th July 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 223-year-old building...Legends & Lore at Castle Loch
Friday 16th September 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
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 Highways Tour
Date Coming Soon!
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!NEXT TOURS:
Dumfries Ghost Walk - Wednesday 6th July
Ghosts and Graverobbers - Friday 8th July
Haunted Theatre Tour - Saturday 30th July
Legends and Lore at Castle Loch - Friday 16th September
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.