Gory Tour

Delving into the darker elements of Newcastle’s history, The Gory tour narrates stories surrounding murder, gore, science and the cities dark happenings. This tour has been written specifically to surround you with all the gory facts! If you are new to Newcastle then this tour is ideal as you will get to learn about some of the history and great tales that have already spread far and wide. This tour is also enjoyed by groups wishing to embark upon an entertaining journey through Newcastle. Groups have the option to attend at night time and if this is something you are interested in just let us know when you book a gory tour. Please note however that this is not a ghost tour. We look forward to meeting you at Iles Tours!



The Gory tour brings you into you the stories of the murderous, the unfortunate and the mystical individuals who have called Newcastle home. Be amazed by the brilliant stories that will leave you feeling a bit concerned! Humorous and gruesome, our storytelling on the gory walk will give you insight into the lives of people from Newcastle in the past.


The start of the tour will be from Grey’s Monument which can be found on Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Drop Off

The end of the tour will be at Grey’s Monument which can be found on Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Things To Bring

For the tour, Iles Tours always suggest that you dress warmly with waterproofs as the weather is always changeable. Please do bring a camera to capture moments on the tour.


The Castle keep, St. Nicholas Cathedral Church, Dog Bank, Mosely Street. The Story of Black Jackie Johnson, Medical History in Newcastle.

Additional Info

Iles Tours would like to inform you that the terrain on the tour can be uneven and hilly due to Newcastle’s natural topography.

Cancellation Policy

Iles Tours operates a 24 hour cancellation policy. If you are unable to make a tour, please contact Iles Tours within 24 hours of a tour being scheduled and we will refund your purchase. Any Cancellations on the day, will sadly not be refunded.