York: Dark Chronicles Devilishly Dark Ghost Walk

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Explore York's devilish, demonic, and often bloody side on a spine-tingling tour. Discover Monk Mort's dark chronicles, ghostly tales, murder mystery, plague, persecution, and torture.

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  • Uncover devilishly blood curdling tales of betrayal
  • Weep at the fate of our poor plague victim!
  • Uncover Murder at the College!
  • Watch brother Mort relish in torture techniques!
  • Ghosts, monsters, devils do you dare face the bloody history of York?


Explore with our medieval Monk Mortimer as we dodge the shadows on every corner, uncover the ghostly tales of York, explore the origins of the Myths and legends, discover the scientific side of ghostly happenings told through the ancient form of story telling - ghost stoires, gruesome murders, legendary beasts, plague victims and persecution. York has a devilishly dark and occasionally bloody history... Yorks tragic hauntings and devious past await every night, (not Tuesday) outside The Golden Lion, Church Street. Explore Europes most haunted city with our experienced Monk...If you dare! Please arrive 10 minutes before your chosen departure time. We do not call out inside the pub. Suitable for friends, couples, those single travellers and families of all ages. (over 5 recommend) The tour will run whatever the weather and dogs are welcome! 80-90 minutes duration. Tours attended at visitors own risk. we take no responsibility for accidents or lost belongings on the tours. Children should be supervised by parent/carer at all times.


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Important Information

  • Please check the start time of your booking. We do not go into the pub, please wait outside the Golden Lion. The tour leaves at the booked time! We cannot answer calls during a performance so to avoid dissapointment please arrive 5-10 minutes before departure time.

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