Bill Spectre's Ghost Trails

Ghost Trail Tours in Oxford, Burford and Stories from Beyond

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Named By TripAdvisor As One Of 10 Best Ghost Tours In The World!

You are hereby cordially invited to join Bill Spectre on his award-winning walking tour of Oxford’s ghosts. Equipped with props and illusions, your costumed guide (who is a professional actor and equity member) entertains and horrifies you through the streets of this most historic city. You may regret not bringing a camera!

The spirits of Oxford are revealed on Friday and Saturday evenings when we examine the nightmares that lie beneath the dreaming spires of this most edifying city. Join Bill as he lifts the lid on this seat of learning. Private group bookings at other times are available by arrangement.

For dinner events or a tour of Burford’s ghosts, which are now available only to private groups, please see the private bookings page.

Join Bill Spectre on Wednesday 20th February 7:30 for two classic Victorian Ghost Stories, Filkins village hall

Named by "The Guardian" as One of the Top 10 U.K. Guided Walks and Tours!

Highly entertaining

Really enjoyed this tour. One of the best and most entertaining tour guides I have had the pleasure of experiencing.

– S6809YGstephanied via Tripadvisor
Great Experience and adventure!

We had an amazing time with Bill. He created a really chilling atmosphere with his stories and was also able to lighten up the mood with his sense of humour.

– TinaR1962 via TripAdvisor
Hugely entertaining

"Bill’s a real comedian. A very knowledgeable comedian at that. Loved every bit of the tour and I’m quite sure everyone will."

– dkacp via TripAdvisor
Great evening with Bill

"Funny, interesting, interactive, informative and energetic tour. Nice way of walking through the historic buildings."

– Ramazan S via TripAdvisor
Fabulous!

"Really enjoyable, booked on a whim and was everything we could have hoped for. Lots of history as well as spooky bits."

– nikkimilli33 via TripAdvisor
Great fun!

"Great spooky knowledge and very entertaining. Lots of fun for anyone visiting Oxford looking for something a little different."

– Julie F via TripAdvisor
Value for money

"Great stories with a bit of entertainment thrown in and a fabulous way to see the prettier parts of Oxford. Well worth the money. Thank you Bill!"

– Pixiegirl1971 via TripAdvisor
Fantastic!

Had a fab evening, Bill was fantastic and engaging. Was a perfect balance of factual and comical. Even young kids on the tour with us loved it and got involved. Magic tricks too! All round brilliant night. Thanks Bill!

– Leeann R via TripAdvisor
Unforgettable, mysterious, magical and inspiring!

Definitely the best part of our trip to Oxford! The Bill Spectre's ghost tour exceeded our expectations. Bill is incredibly talented! He engages the group by mixing history, mystery, magic tricks and really good comedy through a wonderful walk around the city centre and historical points. I would highly recommend it to anyone. Simply amazing!

– Anelise95 via TripAdvisor