Join Haunting Nights in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon for an interactive ghost walk.

Nestled on the banks of the serene River Avon, Stratford-upon-Avon is a charming town renowned for its association with the legendary playwright William Shakespeare. While the town brims with history and literary allure, it also boasts a rich tapestry of ghostly tales and paranormal encounters. Join Haunting Nights as we delve into the mysterious world of the ghosts of Stratford-upon-Avon, where the past comes alive and spirits roam the cobbled streets.

The Ghostly Figure of William Shakespeare:
The spirit of the Bard himself, William Shakespeare, is said to make appearances in Stratford-upon-Avon. Locals and visitors have reported encountering a spectral figure believed to be the playwright, wandering near his birthplace or along the banks of the River Avon. Some claim to have heard whisperings of poetic verses on the wind, attributing them to the ghostly presence of Shakespeare.

The Ghostly Nun of Holy Trinity Church:
Holy Trinity Church, where Shakespeare was baptized and buried, is not exempt from spectral sightings. Many have reported encountering the apparition of a nun, believed to be the ghost of a former resident. Legend has it that this nun fell in love with a monk, leading to tragedy and a restless spirit forever tied to the church. Visitors often feel a sense of unease or catch fleeting glimpses of the ghostly figure in the shadows.

The Haunting of Garrick Inn:
Dating back to the 14th century, the Garrick Inn is one of the oldest establishments in Stratford-upon-Avon. It is also reputed to be one of the most haunted. Guests and staff have reported paranormal activities, including unexplained footsteps, objects moving on their own, and disembodied voices. The inn’s resident spirits are believed to include a mischievous poltergeist and the ghost of a former landlord.

The Ghostly Encounters at Clopton House:
Clopton House, a magnificent Tudor mansion, has its fair share of spectral tales. Visitors have reported apparitions, strange noises, and objects mysteriously relocating. One of the most famous stories involves the ghostly figure of a woman in white, believed to be the spirit of a former resident. Her tragic history and lingering presence add an element of spine-chilling fascination to this historic site.

Stratford-upon-Avon’s historic streets and heritage sites hold secrets that transcend time. From the ghostly figure of William Shakespeare to the mysterious nun at Holy Trinity Church, the town’s paranormal tales capture the imagination and leave visitors intrigued. Whether you are a believer in the supernatural or simply fascinated by the unknown, exploring the haunted side of Stratford-upon-Avon promises an unforgettable experience, etching the town’s ghostly legends deep into your memory.


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  • Mid Week Special
    Stratford Upon Avon Interactive Ghost Walk
    17th July 2024 - 17th July 2024

    20:00 - 21:30

    Limited Places Available


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