Haunted and Hidden Bristol Walking Tour

1 hr 45 mins

Now in it's 20th Year! Delve into Bristol's spooky past with the city's most established tour featured on TV's 'Most Haunted' and winner of a Trip Advisor Traveller's Choice Award in 2022 & 2023. Suitable for all ages, this fully outdoor fun and informative walk combines haunted buildings, TV and film locations plus some Bristol fun facts.

You'll discover our city's hidden past - and some unforgettable stories. Hear about the 17th century pub with a poltergeist, the UK's most haunted cinema and a former market building with a ghostly fireplace figure! There will be plenty of hidden secrets revealed about many of Bristol's iconic buildings as well, as you walk around the oldest part of the city.

During the walk you'll also take in many Bristol TV locations including Skins, Sherlock, Dr Who, Being Human, The Outlaws, Trial of Christine Keeler and more!

Please note there will be some walking down steps during the walk. Don't hesitate to get in touch with the host if you have any questions or concerns regarding mobility issues.

Minimum fitness level required.

Age restrictions: 10+

Adult £8
Child (16 and under) £5
Student £7
Senior Citizen £7
Concession (NHS staff) £7
Family ticket (2 adults + 2 children (24th & 27th Feb only)) £20

What people are saying

Jack Payne
Apr 2024

John was very friendly and a font of all knowledge! Learnt so many things about Bristol and he ga...

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Mairead Burns
Mar 2024

Really fun and interesting. John the host was excellent and I found out a lot of really interesti...

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Bex Midgley
Mar 2024

Really interesting and fun to find out cool facts about the city I’ve lived in my whole life

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David Wyatt
Mar 2024


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How to get there


  • Parking
  • Family friendly
  • Experience takes place outdoors

COVID-19 guidelines

Social distancing will apply and walk is also fully outdoors

On the day

Walk starts from outside Bristol Cathedral main doors facing College Green, BS1 5TJ. The closest bus stops to your meeting point are College Green and Anchor Road. Flat, comfortable footwear is advisable as walk will feature some walking down steps.

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

You'll be hosted by

John Hughes

John has hosted the Haunted and Hidden Walk for 16 years, and has made TV appearances on Most Haunted, The Source and Made in Bristol. He has a whole host of stories about the city, having also run walking tours about both Clifton and Old Market and spent time working on private tours of TV locations for the Bristol Open Top tour bus.

Rock'n'roll is John's other biggest passion - from this love Bristol's rock'n'roll walking tours were born. Launched after lockdown, these walks are trips down nostalgia lane and around Bristol's legendary music venues. John has managed local bands in Bristol for over 30 years and promoted various shows - he seriously knows his stuff. 2020 saw the release of a book of his time with local band FAB 208.

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