Prestbury, Gloucestershire

England’s Haunted Village

Prestbury Ghost Tour

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"Historical Haunted Trail"

Hear the strange tales of the Charging Cavalier, the Medieval Messenger, and Prestbury’s most regularly seen and most famous apparition, the Black Abbott!  You’ll also hear stories of unusual paranormal disturbances from houses along the village’s ancient highway, and learn of some of the 9 ghosts which haunt just 1 of the village’s 3 pubs

This spooky tour is not for the faint of heart, but will provide food for thought as well as sending a few chills down your spine!

Tour duration: 1 hour, 30 mins (approx.)
Price per person: £10
Tour capacity: 25 people
Start time: 7:30pm
Start location: Meet in the coffee area inside Tweney’s Budgens shop on High Street, Prestbury (GL52 3AR)
Finish location: close to the village church, only 2-3 mins walk from the start location
Age suitability: 12 years + (click for more info)
Upcoming tours:

Saturday 25th May | Friday 7th June | Saturday 22nd June | Friday 12th July | Saturday 27th July | Friday 23rd August | Saturday 24th August | Saturday 14th September | Friday 27th September | Friday 18th October | Friday 25th October | Saturday 26th October | Sunday 27th October | Monday 28th October | Wednesday 30th October | Thursday 31st October 7:30pm & 8pm (Hallowe’en) | Friday 1st November | Saturday 2nd November | Friday 8th November | Friday 6th December

If there is no tour advertised on the date you’re looking for, please get in touch and we’ll try our best to make that date available!

Prestbury Ghost Tour (for U16s)

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"Ghost tour for under 16s"

Designed specifically for audiences aged under 16, this tour uncover’s the stories which make one of England’s most haunted villages go bump in the night! Hear Prestbury’s famous tales of the Charging Cavalier, the Medieval Messenger, and the village’s most regularly seen apparition, the Black Abbott! You’ll also hear the bizarre story of The Old Rectory from nearby and learn about Prestbury’s place in the wider history of the Cotswolds. This spooky tour is perfect for Boy Scout and Girl Guide groups as well as any other under 16 social groups, though is not recommended for children aged 5 and under.

Tour duration: 1 hour, 15 mins (approx.)
Tour capacity: 25 people
Start location: Meet in the car park of the King’s Arms pub, High Street, Prestbury (GL52 3AR)
Finish location: St Mary’s churchyard (behind the King’s Arms pub)
Age suitability: 6 years +
Private tour:

This tour does not run on a public schedule but is available to book for private groups.

Contact us now with your requirements to get a full quote!