See the dreamy spires of Oxford from a different perspective as you learn how it may just be England’s most haunted town! Walk the back streets and alleyways, checking your shadow as you hear stories of heretic bishops and town riots.
What to Expect
Hold on tight for this 75-minute walking tour of Oxford with a difference. The relaxed evening walk explores many of Oxford's back streets and alleyways, in search of some of the city’s legendary spooks.
Oxford has many different ghost stories, from tales of heretic bishops to soldiers shot at dawn during the English Civil War. Your guide will bring them all to life, to the extent that you might even believe some of them are true!
Stroll around the oldest parts of the city, where the highest abundance of spectral activities are located. See ghostly sites such as the location where the bloody town versus gown riots began. Visit mysterious graveyards, see the mournful Bridge of Sighs, and follow in the footsteps of Dead Man's Walk.
- 75-minute walking tour
Know Before You Go
• Note: the tour does not normally go inside colleges, as they are closed in the evening