Dundurn Castle & Ghost Bus Tour

A special 2-part event!   It starts inside Hamilton’s famous historic house and then travels on luxury coach to hidden haunted gems.

The first half inside Dundurn Castle.  You’ll wander where you want, hearing interesting history.  Then enter a dark courtyard for ghost stories.

The second half on a luxury coach with stories of voodoo, insanity, the Ghost Walks’ origin haunted house and more.  With stops outside the Century Manor Insane Asylum, Auchmar, the Armouries and Custom House.


On Hiatus!  Returns in 2021…


Featured indoor location.
First half of this 2-part night


Grand stairs, going up to the 2nd floor
(c. Leanne Pluthero)

coach bus

Only the best. Comfy seats, mic
system and even a washroom!
Dundurn Castle

610 York Blvd MAP
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Dundurn & Bus Tour Prices

General . . . . . . . $29.00
+ HST Tax / No Hidden Fees!

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  • Returns 2021
    • Delayed due to COVID

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Dundurn Castle & Ghost Bus Tour - type of event
Dundurn Castle & Ghost Bus Tour - indoor and bus night
Ghost Walks Masks required
Dundurn Castle & Ghost Bus Tour - wheelchair access

group bookings for this tour
private walks information


A focus on masterful storytelling at a reasonable price (with no hidden fees!).  We’ve put special attention into respecting the ghost story.  A dedication to traditional styles mixed with natural (and interesting) odd history. It’s been our specialty since 2003.

When a date or time slot is missing in the Booking… If a missing time, that tour time is sold out. A missing date, means the entire night is sold out.

No. There was a connection a few years back for promotion only. Ended in 2012. All Hamilton based, and other tours, originated from our same love of ghost stories starting with Downtown Hamilton in 2003.

Groups capped at 14-16 people with social distancing and masks are required during the tour.

Yes.  We are very limited on space for tours (2020/21).  Advance bookings allows us to guarantee spots for you, and book in additional guides if needed.

Experiencing the Ghosts after Half-A-Century

Strange Days at Blake Holsey High was a TV show on YTV.  Ran from 2002 to 2006.  Why am I talking about this here? 

The Gothic “Magic School” they filmed in… was Hamilton Mountain’s Auchmar Mansion

Auchmar Mansion - Hamilton Mountain 

This was the first time non-Nuns had entered the building in almost half-a-century!  Meaning, the ghosts of the old Buchanan mansion can finally be noticed.

Such as that one night the Villain (actor Lawrence Bayne) slept over. 

He had an early shoot the next morning.  Heading into the back area behind the original house.  They had converted it into a line of dressing rooms for the actors.

Closing the door, lying down on the couch and closing his eyes. 

A click!  Opening his eyes.  Half asleep he saw movement at the door.  The knob turning.

He jumped up as the door swung open.  Running into the hall ready to confront whoever was playing this horrible joke.

The hallway empty and quiet.

This and the adorably creepy resident ghost of the house.