Prestbury, Gloucestershire

England’s Haunted Village

Prestbury Ghost Tour

mike james cotswolds ghost tour guide

"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 the bizarre story of Fiddler’s Hill 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 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: 12 years +
Public tour dates (2017):

Saturday 9th December

Public tour dates (2018):

Saturday 20th January | Friday 16th February (Half Term) | Saturday 17th February | Saturday 17th March | Good Friday 30th March | Easter Saturday 31st March | Easter Monday 2nd April

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.)
Price per person: £10
Tour capacity: 25 people
Start time: 7:30pm
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: years +
2018 Public tour dates:

Thursday 15th February (Half term) | Easter Thursday 29th March

This tour is always available to book for private groups.