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Travel back to 19th-century Melbourne on a 1.5-hour ghost tour of the most haunted locations, and discover hidden lanes, historic buildings, and spooks that still linger on the city streets. Learn about some of Melbourne's most infamous characters.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Melbourne's historic and haunted locations
  • Hear stories of the ghostly past from your very own ghost host
  • Learn whether Jack the Ripper lurked the streets of Melbourne
  • Discover the story of the opera singer who fell to his death in front of an audience
  • See where Melbourne's poor houses were located
Full description
Your tour departs at 8.30pm, please arrive at 8.20pm for check-in outside Young & Jackson Hotel Corner of Flinders Street and Swanston Street for the start of a tour that will take you back to the 19th-century and reveal some of the city’s favourite haunts.

Dive down hidden lanes and past iconic landmarks, including Flinders Street Station, Hosier Lane, and Parliament House. Hear stories from when the spices of China Town masked the smoke of the opium dens. Discover poor houses and the home of the genteel who did anything necessary to advance medical science.

Visit the locations of Melbourne's most tragic crimes, such as the Gun Alley murder. Try to make contact with the city’s most famous ghost, the opera singer Federici whose most dramatic performance saw him plummet to his death in front of the audience.

Explore whether Jack the Ripper lurked the streets of Melbourne. Then, end the night in Chinatown, the oldest Chinatown of the Western world. Tours run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening.
Includes
  • 1.5-hour walking tour
  • Ghost host
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Check-in outside Young & Jackson Hotel Corner of Flinders Street and Swanston Street

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Important information
Know before you go
• Tours run in all weather; please dress accordingly
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 40 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.2/5
Safety
4.8/5

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Lantern Ghost Tours

Product ID: 41517