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York: Scariest Immersive Self-Guided Ghost Walk

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Something strange is going on in York: Odd smells, unnatural cold spells, disembodied screams. Can you help these tortured souls find peace by solving the scavenger hunt clues?


  • Immerse yourself in York's dark history on the city's scariest horror experience
  • Solve clues and puzzles as you move between secret places and hidden gems
  • Take a break at haunted pubs, making the most of your self-guided tour
  • Discover legendary ghosts, such as a Viking skinned alive and Roman legionnaires
  • Get the fright of your life as you use your smartphone to explore the city


Solve ghoulish puzzles scattered throughout York as you interact with its legendary ghosts: Roman legionnaires, a woman accused of witchcraft, a nobleman obsessed with gold, a drunken monk, and a Viking skinned alive. What will become of York's tortured spirits? Head to the starting point whenever you like to set off on your ghoulish adventure. Immerse yourself in York's spooky history, interacting with legendary ghosts via your smartphone. Solve clues and puzzles as you discover secret places and hidden gems. Learn who the ghosts were in life, what led to their ghostly legends, and where they have been sighted since they died. This horror experience offers an informative and immersive look at these questions, combining puzzles and folklore-inspired fiction with historical facts and eyewitness accounts. Stop at haunted pubs if you want to slake your thirst during your immersive city game.


Scary interactive scavenger hunt

Important Information

  • This is a self-guided scavenger hunt played through your smartphone at any time. If you play at night, bring a torch This activity contains gruesome details some might find disturbing Bring pocket money to enjoy a fabulous selection of partnered pubs. Pub breaks are optional

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