Face Your Fears With These Spooky Experiences

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Today is face your fears day and as it's Halloween season I have selected the best spooky experiences that are available around the UK to enjoy this October.

ghost holding a suitcase
Take A Walk Through Europe's Most Haunted City, York.
Due to it's horrifying past which involved brutal murders, mass suicides and executions York is the place to be if you want a spooky experience. 

With apparently over 500 hauntings in the city, you can join a guided tour where you will be taken around back alleyways whilst learning the about the city. Will you see the lost boy or hear the lonely piper?

Where? Nightly from The King's Arms pub - Ouse Bridge (The famous pub that floods)
When? Everyday 8pm (except 24/25/26 December)
How Much? £7.50 Adults £5 Children and Students.

For more information visit The Original Ghost Walk Of York

The London dungeon

Escape The Clutches Of Jack The Ripper At London Dungeon
Enter the London Dungeon and immediately you are experiencing the gruesome history with the use of special effects, themed sets and very scary actors.

Wander through 19th century Whitechapel  with 18 gruesome shows and two underground rides to experience on your way, including the torture chamber, a close shave from Sweeney Todd (aka The Demon Barber of Fleet Street), Guy Fawkes The Gunpowder Plot and Henry's Wrath Boat Ride.

Where? Southbank, London. 5 minute walk from Waterloo station.
When? Everyday (Check website for specific opening times)
How Much? Tickets start from £27

For more information visit The London Dungeon you can also access information about The Dungeons in other locations around the UK. 

cursed carnival breakout room

Breakout Of An Escape Room
Enter the room and hear the door lock behind you. You now need to use everything you have to try and escape before the clock counts down to zero. Over the 60 minutes you will be faced with puzzles and challenges that you will need to complete if you want to escape. 

Where? Breakout at Chester, Manchester and Liverpool
When? Available all year round.
How Much? £70 for two adults and two children

For more information visit Buyagift

people screaming

Fright Nights At Thorpe Park
Prepare yourself as Fright Nights at Thorpe Park returns for another year. Fright Nights are not for the faint hearted as you will be scared senseless at the UK’s premier Halloween event. Ride Europe’s most thrilling coasters in the dead of night before taking on live action scare experiences. 

The Fright Nights event is recommended for guests age 13+ and certain Merlin passes are excluded so a ticket would be required and can be purchased at a discounted rate. 
Where? Thorpe Park
When? 8th - 10th then then 15th -31st October
How Much? Tickets start at £39

Photo credit and for more information visit Thorpe Park

FEAR Scream Park

FEAR Scream Park
Voted the UK's best scream park in 2019, FEAR returns for the 2021 Halloween season. Featuring five intense scream mazes Anarchy:Live, X4, House of Clowns, Vita Nova and a new maze for 2021.

You’ll also find thrill rides, visuals, music, street food and bars.

Where? Avon Valley
When? 15th, 16th, 22nd, 23rd, 25th, 26th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st October.
How Much? Tickets start at £14.50

Photo credit and for more information FEAR Scream Park

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