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The Creepy Carmarthen Tour

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About The Creepy Carmarthen Tour
Carmarthenshire Tourism Association's "Visitor Experience of the Year". Take a magical trip through Carmarthen's creepy past and meet murders and their victims; see where they burned a bishop and locked up villains. Discover the dark secret of the town's greatest hero and find out where the ghosts walk! Tours end in the cells of the haunted police station. Visitors get the chance to take part in experiments in magic and mind-reading during the tour. Public tours take place on Wednesday evenings at 7pm from 21st March until mid-October. Extra Saturday tours are often available starting at 5pm - please phone or visit website to check. Always phone to make sure the trip is going ahead. Private tours are always available for groups and individuals.
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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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All reviews magic tricks locals and visitors a great evening all ages audience participation ghost stories story telling local history police cells entertaining evening wednesday evening castle house two hours oldest town great stories wonderful story teller recommend this trip
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Had a great if chilly evening out learning about Carmarthen's famous and infamous and the spectres that inhabit parts of the town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tavistock76
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Nick presents a very interesting overview of the history of Carmarthen. Our two grandchildren said to give it 5 stars, I could sense initial scepticism when we embarked on the surprise event we had booked for us all last night. I felt sure if I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rakenat
Wizard0fOdd, Manager at The Creepy Carmarthen Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks you so much for taking the time to review the Creepy Carmarthen Tour. Delighted that your grandchildren enjoyed the night.

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We went on the tour last night, it was excellent! We both enjoyed and having lived in Carmarthen all my life, I learned a lot that I didn't know about the town. The tour guide wa very knowledgable, entertaining and spoke very clearly. Highly recommended...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kellym0gs
Wizard0fOdd, Owner at The Creepy Carmarthen Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks Kelly - always good to get feedback from someone who knows the town well but discovers something new about this fascinating town and its amazing history.

Reviewed 23 August 2018

An evening with a difference. Great fun with ghost stories, macabre history, jokes and a few magic tricks. Our Guide was certainly an expert on his subject and very entertaining in his story telling. Even as a local there were lots of things that I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert J
Wizard0fOdd, Manager at The Creepy Carmarthen Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you Robert for your splendid review. It's worth a reminder to always bring along an umbrella just in case. A little light rain does make for a more mysterious atmosphere but no-one likes to get wet. My usual guideline for children is to ask...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

As a local thinking I knew Carmarthen. Well after listening to Nick I see it in a new and different light. It was a damp August night but it didn't seem it or did Nick manifest it to give the town added gloom. I was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark L
Wizard0fOdd, Manager at The Creepy Carmarthen Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thanks Mark - both for the review and for sticking with it during a pretty soggy evening tour. Delighted that you both enjoyed taking the walk.

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Had a tour with our WI. Very entertaining and informative with some spooky stories and macabre facts. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anne F
Wizard0fOdd, Owner at The Creepy Carmarthen Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

And what a lovely bunch you were - my best audience of the year so far! Thanks for taking the tour, it was a real pleasure to spend an evening in your company.

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Great experience and tour through dark history of the oldest town in Wales 🤣 from old bailey in town centre to abandoned police cells 😁 with ghosts, murders and execution stories 🤣 and some creepy experiments too 😃 now you can also buy little book...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank magdalenamokrogulska
Reviewed 7 August 2018

What a great tour! Nick was great at telling many stories about Carmarthen with a few magic tricks thrown in too. A very enjoyable evening. The police cells at the end were particularly creepy.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ruth O
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Totally enjoyed the walk. Fab mix of goulash stories and interesting facts about the town and its people.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gillbee16
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Amazing tour in Carmarthen, Wales. A 2 hrs. tour in the centre part of this town with lots of interesting facts about history, politics, police, murderers and victims. We visited the old Victorian police station at Castle House, where the cells are in original shape,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Katharine N
24 June 2018|
Response from Wizard0fOdd | Property representative |
Hi Kate - Thanks for your enquiry. My contact phone number is 07752 438901. How many places would you like to book? Nick