Ghostly goings-on at Quarry Bank

Child running in front of the mill with paper pumpkin craft

Are you ready to be scared? Come to Quarry Bank this Halloween for spooky tales, fortune telling and fearsome frolics. From Saturday 27 October to Sunday 2 November you can join in with apple-bobbing, storytelling and much more.

Join in with Halloween antics in the mill. You can make your very own fortune teller to find out what the future holds, have a go at making mini monsters to take home, or snap a spooky photo.
Storytellers can practice telling tall tales by creating their own scary stories or you can head to the Apprentice House orchard to bob for apples and toast a marshmallow ghost.

Activities in the mill and Apprentice House orchard are for age 5+.

Figure in period dress at the window of the Apprentice House

Go ghost-hunting in the Apprentice House

In the Apprentice House you can go on a Halloween tour. Some people think that the Apprentice House is haunted, but will you find any ghosts? Dare to step inside and discover what happened to the hundreds of children who lived within the walls. Age 8+

The mill at Quarry Bank at night

Take a terrifying tour of the mill

If you’re really brave, you can dare to go on a Spooky Tour of the mill on Friday 26 or Saturday 27 October. Prepare to be terrified as you take a tour under cover of darkness – what will you find on your journey around the deserted mill? Age 12+, follow the link to book tickets.