Halloween – The Dark Truth Experience

Wednesday 28 – Saturday 31 October 9pm, 9.20pm, 9.40pm and 10pm Said to be one of the most haunted sites in the world, Mary King’s Close is steeped in mystery and legend. But do you know the truth? The Dark Truth?  This Halloween join us to step beneath the Royal Mile and uncover the real stories of Edinburgh’s murky past. Discover the stories of the people who roamed the streets of Edinburgh years ago and hear tales of unfortunate events from the Close and beyond.


These tales, which span over 500 years of Edinburgh’s history, will be brought together for this special late night performance at The Real Mary King’s Close. Journey through time and get up close to some of Edinburgh’s most notorious characters, from the imposing figure of Kincaid the Witch Pricker to the infamous William Burke…who knows who you might encounter? On the Close watch your step and your back as you never know what is beneath your feet or who is lurking around the corner. Will you get out the other side unscathed? This hour long Dark Truth Experience, suitable for those aged 16 and over, will run from 9pm from Wednesday 28th October until Saturday 31st October. Tickets are now available with pre-booking highly recommended. Advance bookings can be made online or by calling 0131 225 0672 Admissions: £14.95  Dates: Wednesday 28th October-Saturday 31st October Time: 21:00, 21:20, 21:40 and 22:00 Walking involved, uneven surfaces, steep inclines, no latecomers, limited availability Please note as this is a Halloween event, not all the locations and stories that feature in the standard daytime tour will be covered in this performance.