The popular and infamous Derby Ghostwalks run throughout the year, and continue to be a success since they started over 8 years ago. There are a variety of Ghostwalks to choose between, which are led by experienced, informative, and friendly guides. Be aware though… Due to the popular nature of the Ghostwalks, pre booking is essential. You can either drop into the Derby Gaol (on Saturdays) or contact us using the information provided.
All Ghostwalks start at 7pm sharp, and the price includes a candlelit supper. TheCity Centre walks start from the Shakespeare Inn in Saddlergate and the Friargate ghostwalk starts from Derby Gaol in Agard Street. Please aim to be there for 6.50pm. Tours last approx. 3 hrs
The prices for these walks are as follows:
City Centre Walk £21.00 per person (children under 12 and OAPs - £18.00)
Friar Gate Walk £21.00 per person (children under 12 and OAPs - £18.00)
Private Ghostwalks can be arranged for £21.00 per person with a minimum of 15 people. An £11 deposit per person must be paid within 5 working days of booking, or it will be cancelled. We welcome company outings or private parties, paranormal buffs or just the morbid and curious! All are welcome
Starting from the Shakespeare Inn in Saddlergate, explore Derby’s haunted and gory past on the City Centre Ghostwalk. Prepare for tales of the Black Death, brutal murders, and hauntings…Not to mention a visit to the old tunnels running beneath the Guild Hall.
Evening ends with a Ghost Hunter's Supper at The Haus on The Wardwick.
'The Hangman's Walk'
Starting from Derby Gaol (Agard Street), we set off on a tour of churches, Inns, and Pubs, featuring stories of ghosts, executions, hauntings, and murders.
Evening ends with a Condemned Man's Supper back at Derby Gaol.