Hideous History Tours

The Hideous History logo means that tours are suitable for aged 16 and over

The Tourist 2 Local logo means that tours are suitable for aged 10 and over.

£10 per person

Bodysnatchers – The Resurrection Tour 

On The Resurrection Tour, I share all things morbid and macabre about the men involved in body snatching.

How they sometimes got away with it and the techniques used.

Spon Street, Coventry

On-site talk

Age: 16+

£10 per person

The Life, Trial & Awful Execution of Mary Ball 

1849 – female hangings are on the rise. Mary Ball is the last woman in Coventry to be hung.

Learn about Mary, her tumultuous relationship with her husband Thomas and her demise.

Cuckoo Lane, Coventry

On-site talk

Age: 16+

£12 per person

April 1941 Forgotten Air Raid Tour

On the 8th and the 10th April 1941, Coventry suffered 2 large air raids. 

This walk will take you on a journey through some events of those evenings.
Coventry’s remembers November 1940 but forgets 1941. 

Warwick Row, Coventry

Walking tour

Age: 10+

£10 per person

Time Gone By Ghost Walk

Join me as I take you on a slow 2-hour walk where you will learn about Spon Street suicides, disembodied voices and the story of a woman whose tongue was slit…never to speak again or does she?

Spon Street, Coventry

Waking tour

Age: 10+

£10 per person

£10 per person

Watch Museum After Dark

Access Coventry Watch Museum After Dark and learn about the last known resident, who resides there now and the tales of the last three remaining cottages. 

Coventry Watch Museum, Spon Street

On-site talk

Age: 16+

Medieval Spon Street Tour

Take a trip through time and hear all about Spon Street and its surroundings. Learn about the residents who lived here, the harshness of life, suicides and deaths. Learn about the buildings, their uses and whether they are right or wrong.

Walking tour

Spon Street, Coventry

Age: 10+

£10 per person

£10 per person

Unknown Tour

Starting at Ford’s Hospital this tour will take you on a different route. You will learn about the Blitz, the progress of modern architecture, the story of Cow Lane, Dead Lane, Whitefriars Gatehouse and the Unknown Medieval House.

Greyfriars Lane, Coventry

Walking tour

Age: 10+

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