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Shadows of York Ghost Walk
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Various times and dates available, visit the website for more details. Book early to avoid disappointment as tickets are limited for each night. Your guide 'Mackenzie' will take you through York's most historic streets and tell you of its dark and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 High Petergate | St Michael le Belfrey next to the Minster and the Guy Fawkes Inn, York YO1 7EN, England
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+44 7967 460567
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a private tour with Mackenzie at really short notice. She was really accommodating and her communications with us to organise was fab! The tour was really informative and was clear that she had done her research. It wasn't just made up ghost stories....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review! So pleased you enjoyed the tour and I hope to see you both again. πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘»πŸ‘» Best wishes Mackenzie πŸ•ΈοΈβš°οΈ

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mackenzie is a wonderful tour guide, prepared with loads of historical facts and stories from the past 2000 years in the most haunted city in Europe! We really enjoyed our tour and would recommend to anyone visiting or wanting to know more about York.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a private ghost walk with Mackenzie in Dec 16 and enjoyed it very much. We returned to York this Dec (2018) and re-booked for a second private tour with her, not really knowing if it would be a total repeat of the first...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeff R
Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Jeff for your review. So pleased it did not dissapoint you. Was great to see you all again and I look forward to seeing you again next time. All the best for 2019! Mackenzie πŸ‘»

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a tour! im probably the person least to attend one of these tours but despite the ddds after all the reviews i thought i would give it a go! I loved it, the story telling was factual and she really knows how to deliver...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank angelapeacock
Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review Angela. Very pleased you enjoyed the tour despite the weather! I look forward to seeing you again. Best wishes and Happy Christmas Mackenzie x

Reviewed 16 December 2018

Had a fabulous tour with Mackenzie, through all the hidden ginnels of York. Great stories told with a real sense of atmosphere. Felt sorry for the other tours for what they were missing

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MikeM5790
Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Thank you Mike for your review. Very pleased to hear you enjoyed it. Hope to see you again in the future. All the best for 2019 and have a lovely Christmas πŸŽ„πŸ‘»

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Great tour on Friday night. Great stories and Mackenzie fully took advantage of my fear ... in a nice way! Fab night! Great to see parts of York i didn’t know about.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sezzy21
Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Glad you and your friends had a great night. I hope you all enjoyed Little Italy and slept well in your haunted hotel! πŸ‘» It was my pleasure to make you jump. You were all a delight. πŸ’œ...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Mackenzie on a chilly night in York - lots of interesting facts with some ghoulish interpretation. Would highly recommend! πŸ‘»

Date of experience: November 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Thank you for your review. Aye it was a bit cold wasn't it! Glad you all enjoyed the tour. Best Wishes and Happy Haunts Mackenzie πŸ‘»πŸ¦‡πŸŽƒ

Reviewed 18 November 2018

I took a group of young people (ages 10-14) on a private tour with Mackenzie. She was an absolute pleasure to deal with from our first enquiry and took time to get to know the group in order to give us the very best experience....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emma F
Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hello Emma and thank you for your review! So pleased they all enjoyed it and I hope to see you all again in the future. Best wishes Mackenzie πŸ‘»πŸ¦‡πŸŽƒ

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We had a private tour with 8 people. Mackenzie was wonderful. Full of knowledge, engaging, approachable, funny and entertaining I highly recommend. Living so close to York I'd never really done anything like this so booked it as a bit of fun but I really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you so much for your review Hayley. I am glad you all enjoyed it. I look forward to seeing you again. Best wishes Mackenzie πŸ‘»πŸŽƒπŸ–€πŸ¦‡

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Me and my husband had a tour with Mackenzie on Saturday evening and we really enjoyed it. Mackenzie told us some great stories and took us on around the city centre. We are glad that we picked her for our tour as there are many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for your review! I am so pleased you both enjoyed it. I know I enjoyed both of your company. I am very much looking forward to seeing you both again in the future and telling you more stories. Spook you later! Mackenzie x

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juliesamps0n
9 October 2018|
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Response from Scare Q | Property representative |
Hello Julie. I run the Shadows of York ghost tour. you can have a private tour for that date if you wish. just drop me a message via the website or call
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CarolineH1457
10 April 2018|
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Response from Toddy44 | Reviewed this property |
Use the email address under 'About' , Mackenzie responded to me very promptly.
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Rachel C
23 October 2017|
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Response from mackenzievee | Property representative |
There isnt currently availability for during the day due to work commitments however this may change in the future. My apologies for any disappointment.
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