Halloween

AFTER DARK EVENTS 2019

Feeling brave this Halloween?

Join us for an eerie evening tour of our castles or houses for the fright of your life. Our storytellers will guide you through the darkness and take you on a bone-chilling journey through the past.  With tales of ghosts, supernatural sightings and horrors from history, this is not a night for the faint-hearted.

Some of our After Dark events have age restrictions - check individual events for details.

Join us if you dare...

Are you brave enough to explore a castle once the sun has gone down? This year, we're opening some of our sites after dark, with thrills and spills guaranteed to scare even the most daring adventurers.

Enjoy a sneak peek at the kind of frights that await you at our historic places this Halloween.

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HALLOWEEN PODCAST: THE DARKER SIDE OF HISTORY

Take a tour of Dover Castle to discover the gruesome stories and rumoured hauntings of this immense fortress in our first Halloween special. Then, in episode two, join Property Supervisor Katy to examine some unexplained sights and sounds reported at Audley End House in recent years.

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