Halloween Tales

Discover the darker side of Trinity House`s maritime history and hear tales of hauntings, superstition and mystery this Halloween!

Halloween Tales

About Halloween Tales

Our resident storyteller will share with you tales of mysterious ships haunted U-boats, strange superstitions, hangings, vanishings and storm creating witches.

This unique experience includes a twilight tour of Trinity House and the lantern lit sixteenth century vaults.

Free car parking is available for users of the Kirkgate Shopping Centre and is limited to 90 minutes after which a chare applies. Free on-street parking is available nearby.

Please be aware the vaults are down a set of steep stairs.

Tours at 4.30pm are family friendly and suitable for ages 5+.

Tours at 7pm are suitable for ages 12+

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.


Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Halloween Tales are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Family and Kids Events you might like...

Yoga with Babies
Yoga with Babies
14th Nov 2019 - 19th Dec 2019
The Yoga Room Edinburgh, Edinburgh New Town
This Postnatal Yoga class, run by Jenny from Yoga Links, mainly focuses on easing mum's achy body and regaining her strength, whilst baby enjoys the sounds and interaction of other babies.
Castle of Light
Castle of Light
14th Nov 2019 - 22nd Dec 2019
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’!
W3L Fight For Life: Dalkeith
W3L Fight For Life: Dalkeith
15th November 2019
NA, Dalkeith
The World Wide Wrestling League is bringing an action packed wrestling event for all the family to Dalkeith & Woodburn Miners Club on 15th November!
Find Family and Kids events in Edinburgh

Halloween Events you might like...

Find Halloween events in Edinburgh

Tour Events you might like...

Burke and Hare: Serial Killers
Burke and Hare: Serial Killers
14th November 2019
NA, Edinburgh Old Town
Delve into 1820s Edinburgh and the cadaver trade that shocked the city on a Burke and Hare Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s UNESCO Heritage Listed Old Town!
Burke and Hare: Serial Killers
Burke and Hare: Serial Killers
15th November 2019
NA, Edinburgh Old Town
Delve into 1820s Edinburgh and the cadaver trade that shocked the city on a Burke and Hare Walking Tour of Edinburgh’s UNESCO Heritage Listed Old Town!
Night Walk for Edinburgh
Night Walk for Edinburgh
16th Nov 2019 - 31st Jan 2020
NA, Edinburgh Old Town
Night Walk for Edinburgh, one of the biggest hits of the Edinburgh international Festival 2019, returns as part of Edinburgh’s Christmas and Hogmanay celebrations.
Find Tour events in Edinburgh

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Castle of Light
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’!
Coca Cola Christmas Truck Tour Edinburgh
Holidays are coming... come and get your photo taken with the iconic Coca Cola Christmas Truck when it visits Fort Kinnaird, Edinburgh on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th November 2019!
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens
The Christmas Market will once again return to East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Christmas at the Botanics 2019
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!
Catch-22
Taking place in a recreation of the nose cone of a B-25 Mitchell bomber, Heller’s satirical war classic will be performed by Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group at The Biscuit Factory in November!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »