Traverse through the shadowy alleys and historic sites as you discover some of Edinburgh's most haunted locations. Brace yourself to visit the infamous Greyfriars Kirkyard, where restless spirits are said to roam, the site of the long-gone Nor’ Loch, and the hauntingly atmospheric West Bow.
Adventure awaits those who chase the mysteries of the night. Are you one of them?
- Best at night
- Please be cautious of traffic
- Don’t enter the places, not part of the experience
- If parents/guardians, filter the content for kids
- Use the phone flashlight for clues if needed
Places you will visit
It will take you
You will walk
Visit the most haunted places in town
Discover Edinburgh’s dark and bloody past, from the Great Scottish Witch Hunts to the Burke and Hare murders
Learn about the haunting stories of the Wizard of West Bow, the Grey Lady, George Mackenzie and more
Explore the many sites where public executions were held
Visit the hall containing a book made of William Burke’s flesh
Not only are wizards never late, their staffs are highly punctual instruments of darkness. With this in mind, you'd better get a move on!
Ratings and Reviews
What does an
outdoor escape game look like?
Discover new places
As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.
Solve puzzles, crack riddles
You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.
Learn fun history
Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.
Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.