Ghost Fest

EVENT – Tales of Ghosts Past at Lauriston Castle

The sound of heavy footsteps on an empty stair, the rustling of an invisible silk skirt and a shadowy figure disappearing through a castle wall: all these strange events and happenings have been reported by staff and visitors at Edinburgh’s Lauriston Castle over the years. A beautifully-preserved Edwardian mansion built around a 16th century tower […]

FEATURE – Ghost hunt at Mary King’s Close

Edinburgh most haunted As we enter the cold, dark room many feet beneath Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, someone lets out a startled scream and we all jump. Fortunately, it’s only one of our companions who’s walked into a chair in the pitch darkness – however, the atmosphere in the dusty confines of a small chamber in […]