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Shiverpool Historic Ghost Walks

Tel: 0151 709 2030

Shiverpool Historic Ghost Walks

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£15.00 per ticket
Family£41.50 per ticket
Under 16's, OAPs and Students£12.00 per ticket

10% discount for a group booking of 15 and over.

Shiverpool Ghost Tours provide entertainment for all the family. However, due to the nature of the performance, some young children may find the content upsetting. Shiverpool would advise all parents and carers to take this into account before booking.

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About

About

Shiverpool is Liverpool’s famous multi-award winning theatrical ghost and history tour company, exploring the City’s famous locations and hidden histories. Bringing the fabric of the city to life, these after-dark excursions, blend folklore, history, theatre and fact, and somehow offer more illumination than your regular city tour.

Shiverpool present their historical findings in a series of stunning theatrical performances that consistently astound their audience, who are guided through the city centre streets by the famous “Spirit Guides”.

Shiverpool has become a talking sensation amongst the thousands of residents and tourists schools and businesses who have experienced their tours and events. Most of all they are guaranteed to chill thrill and entertain all of the family!

Shiverpool was winner of the People's Choice at the Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2014 and were highly commended in the Best Tourism Event and Experience. The Shiverpool team went on to win Tourism Experience of the Year 2015 and Independent Tourism Business of the Year 2015.

Tours:

Tour times: ALL YEAR ROUND- THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS, and SATURDAYS every week of the year- check out the Shiverpool website for full details and up to date times during the holidays and Shiverpool's October Hallowe'en Festival.

Private Tours can be booked for any date, time and tour route. Private tours are particularly popular with international language groups, schools and corporate events.

The Famous Hope Street Shivers Ghost Walk

Our signature dish and the first ghost tour in Liverpool - this tour takes in the Cathedral and Georgian Quarters of Hope Street. Beginning outside The Philharmonic Pub, Liverpool's most famous ale house, this tour includes both Cathedrals, Rodney Street and the infamous story of William McKenzie (Liverpool's most infamous undead resident) The Irish Centre (formally The Wellington rooms), and ending the journey beneath the Gothic Majesty of Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral in St James' cemetery, where for over a hundred years Liverpool buried its dead.

Highlights:

- Listen to the most famous ghost story in Liverpool
- Visit two of Liverpool's awe-inspiring Cathedrals
- Walk down the most haunted street in Northwest England
- Start your journey outside Liverpool's most famous Ale House
- End your Journey in St James' Gardens where 58,000 souls are buried

The Auld City & Dead House Tour

Explore Liverpool's seven original streets and traipse your way through silted up back alleys, where sulphurous pools of lamplight lead to the site of old plague pits, the old Liverpool Gaol and the site of Liverpool Castle’s dank and airless dungeons. this tour takes in the medieval site of St Nick's church yard, Exchange Flags, Castle street. Guests are then given exclusive access to a subterranean mortuary beneath the spire of St Nic's Church, here you will access Liverpool's oldest morgue through a trapdoor and see for yourself the Liverpool that Herman Melville wrote about in his fictional novel, Redburn.  

Highlights:

- Explore the original seven streets of Liverpool and its ghostly medieval past
- Be entertained by a theatrical performance bringing Liverpool's grisly history to life
- Journey beneath the streets, exclusive to Shiverpool- into the oldest mortuary in the city. Accessed through a trapdoor- this is not for the faint hearted.

OFFICIAL Auld City & Dead House VIDEO

The Shiverpool Ghost Bus Tour

Enjoy a comedy horror roadtrip that mixes an (un)healthy dose of history, lashings of laughter and an intoxicating elixir of the strange and unexplained. For further details go to: http://www.shiverpool.co.uk/our-tours/the-shiverpool-ghost-bus-tour.aspx

School trips and School service:

 

Shiverpool produces powerfully presented interactive tours, performances and workshops that bring our tantalizing twist on storytelling, chilling tales of history, mystery and folklore to your school.

For full details  on what we offer schools click here: http://www.shiverpool.co.uk/UserFiles/shiverschool_doc%281%29.pdf

Awards:

Visit England Bet Guided Tour 2017

Tourism Experience of the Year 2015

Independent Tourism Business 2015

People’s Choice Award Winners 2014 in the LCR Tourism Awards

Visit England Assured Tour

Top 10 activities in Liverpool recommended on TripAdvisor

Top ten outdoor activities in Liverpool recommended in The Guardian

Important Downloads:

School trips and School service: http://www.shiverpool.co.uk/UserFiles/shiverschool_doc%281%29.pdf 

Operator's Manual: http://www.shiverpool.co.uk/UserFiles/Shiverpool%20Operators_01%282%29.pdf 

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Road access to Merseyside is excellent with the motorway network making access to central areas quick and easy. From the M6 follow the M56 or M62 to Liverpool.

Public Transport Directions

Regular services to and from Liverpool make it one of the most accessible cities on the UK rail network. Virgin trains operate a London-Liverpool service, with a journey time of just over 2 hours.

National Express operate regular services from all major towns and cities in Britain to Norton Street Coach Station, Liverpool.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    920
  • Very Good
    98
  • Average
    10
  • Poor
    4
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • Lisa C
    Solihull, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    So much fun and a little spooky!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th August 2017
    From the minute the spooky guides arrived to when it all finished they were so much fun and great with all kinds of people and kids! They were running all over the place at the meeting point... Read full review
  • Franki L
    Trip type:
    Business
    Bespectacled Theatre Company Cast Visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th August 2017
    A* work from Shiverpool, I have told everyone who will listen about this tour and can't wait to go on the others. We went on the Auld Liverpool tour and absolutely loved it, visiting for inspiration... Read full review
  • 72mlt
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Ghost tour with a difference!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 14th August 2017
    Booked this tour with my two grown up children. Robin Graves who was ably assisted by his "brother" were entertaining, informative and everyone, including people passing by, thoroughly enjoyed their... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

Awards

  • Visit England Code of Practice 2013
  • Local AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2014 - Winner Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2014 - Winner 2014
  • Regional AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2015 - WINNER Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2015 - WINNER 2015
  • Visit EnglandVisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2017 - Best Tour VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2017 - Best Tour 2017

Gradings

  • VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour VE QA Tours
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