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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 4 weeks ago 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! 👻

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

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 👻🦇🎃

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 👻🦇🎃

Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 👻🎃🖤🦇

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

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We came to York for our aniversary and I booked a private extended tour with McKenzie after reading previous reviews. All I can say is my other half loved the stories she has to tell which had more details than I expected and local knowledge...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you so much Leesa for your review. I'm so pleased you both enjoyed the Extended Tour. I hope you both had a wonderful anniversary! Happy haunts and spook you later! Mackenzie 👻🦇🎃💜

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This tour was really great, the tour guide was knowledgeable and passionate. We paid five pound and she took us around many places in York we wouldn't have seen for an hour and a half. Would definitely recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you very much for your review Lydia. I'm very pleased you enjoyed the tour. Hope you enjoy the rest of your time in York. Best wishes Mackenzie Vee Crompton 👻🦇🎃

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Thank you Mckenzie for sharing your knowledge you were amazing on our private ghost walk booked for my partners birthday 14th October. I booked over the internet communication was first class so thank you for turning up :) We would recommend to anyone it was...More

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

Thank you so much for your review Julie. I'm glad you both had fun. I really enjoyed both of your company. I will definitely look forward to seeing you both again and showing you another side of York. Best wishes Mackenzie 👻🎃 x

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

After reviewing trip advisor we picked this tour and we were not disappointed. A great tour with loads of information and given with such enthusiasm by a lady who really knows her stuff and loves her work. Excellent 👌🏻

Date of experience: September 2018
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mackenzievee, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thank you Julia for your review. I am so pleased you both enjoyed the tour and maybe will see you again at a ghost hunt! Take care and enjoy the rest of your visit. Best wishes and happy haunts Mackenzie 👻👻👻👻

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were on the same tour on 25th August and it was excellent. We’ve done several ghost tours of York and were very pleased to see that Mackenzie had really done her homework, creating a whole 90+ minutes of tour with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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mackenzievee, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you Peter for your review. I am glad it lived up to my word of new stories for you and yes will quite happily tell some new ones when you next visit. Just let me know at the beginning you have done the tour...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

What a fabulous tour we had on Saturday 25th August, there was 6 of us in the group, and the tour guide certainly knew her history on the city of York, the tour last over 90 minutes and we could have gone on for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Scare Q, Owner at Shadows of York Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hello Sarah and thank you for your wonderful review. I am very pleased you ll had such a great time! I must confess the tour isn't meant to last as long as that but you were all so lovely I was more than happy to...More

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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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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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