Merley House Ghost Hunt - Wimborne. Dorset - 2024

9th March 2024 - 8:00pm until 2:00am - Tickets £46 per person

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Experience a night of ghost hunting at Merley House in Wimborne, Dorset with Ghost Hunt Events on 9th March 2024, 8:00pm until 2:00am. Tickets £46 per person

History of Merley House
Merley House in Wimborne, Dorset was built in 1756. Merley (originally spelt Myrle) was an ancient manor belonging to the Lords of Canford. In 1751, Ralph Willett purchased the estate and built the larger and much grander house we see today.

A walled garden was built to the North East of the house with an Orangery on the south side. This has survived to this day and used to be known as the Merley Bird Gardens, home to many exotic bird species. It is now the Orangery Suite.

In 1875 the whole estate was sold by auction but there is little information as to whom it was sold until it was bought by Ivor Guest, 1st Lord of Wimborne. In 1927, the MP for South Dorset, Angus Valdemar Hambro purchased the estate in a dilapidated condition, spending two years renovating it.

In 1939 the out break of war meant that the house was requisitioned by the War office. When they left in 1946 the house was again sold at auction. Now down to just 270 acres it was sold in 14 lots and the house was converted into flats.

During the 1960s a holiday park was started, by the present owners, to help finance the restoration of the house. The ground floor was opened to the public and contained a collection of model cars, lorries, airplanes, ships and train sets. Most recently the downstairs was restored again to create spacious and elegant areas.

What to Expect

Our team of experienced investigators will be on hand throughout the night so that you can participate in:-
- Séances
- Vigils (in the dark)
- EVP (Ghost Voice) Experiments
- Ouija boards / Glass Divination
- Automatic writing, Dowsing and Pendulums
- Table tilting & rapping
- Use of our ghost hunting equipment
and much more with our experienced Mediums & Paranormal Investigators.

Event will include:-
- Usual group size 8/10 people (but may be a maximum of 15 on rare occasions)
- The number of groups depends on venue size.
- No lengthy briefings or workshops
- Controlled sessions & 45mins - 1 hour with our Mediums
- Free time for you to investigate / explore on your own
- Opportunity for lone vigils throughout the evening
- Regular breaks

We can't guarantee spiritual or ghostly activity but we can guarantee that everything you experience will be 100% real.


Merley House, Wimborne, Dorset Ghost Hunt
Time: 8:00pm until 2:00am
Tickets: £46 per person - Deposit (£20) bookings available

VIP tickets available at Merley House for £5 extra per person, see VIP info for information.

SOLD OUT for 9th March 2024

 

Book Merley House on Saturday 30th November 2024 - £46 per person - 20 tickets available

Please note

Over 18s only - No accommodation provided - Unsuitable for guests with limited mobility

Complimentary Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are provided in the breaks.


Location of Merley House



What Happens at the Event

Our events are always 100% investigation and vigil events, we won't waste time by taking you on a history tour of the venue.

We will not usually talk about the history of the building unless people ask us to do so.
We don't hold workshops or briefing on equipment usage. Any equipment that you will be using throughout the event will be explained at the start of each session by our team leaders.

For the first few hours (usually 1 hour per session) you will be in a group and you will spend time with our Mediums doing séances, where they will try to get the active spirit to move you in some way (this is not designed to scare you) and with our paranormal investigators doing experiments, table tilting, glass divination, Ouija boards, EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena a.k.a. ghost voice) experiments and other equipment experiments using the latest ghost hunting equipment.

After these controlled sessions you will have the opportunity to venture off on your own or in small groups to explore the venue or to hold lone vigils or re-visiting an activity that you enjoyed in our controlled sessions. In this part of the night you can use our ghost hunting equipment to do your own ghost hunt. You may take photos/videos with your own cameras throughout our ghost hunts. You may also use any of your own ghost hunting equipment during our controlled sessions.

What our customers say about previous Merley House ghost hunts (previous 8 comments)

18 November, 2023

Merley House

Amazing night! Thank you so much
C.M.

18 November, 2023

Merley House

AWESOME NIGHT
L.W.

18 November, 2023

Merley House

Really enjoyed it.
L.F.

18 November, 2023

Merley House

Excellent night thanks guys
C.P.

11 March, 2023

Merley House

It was an absolutely amazing night and we loved that we was lucky enough to experience all the paranormal activity that we did! We will be booking more events. Thank you so much
C.M.

11 March, 2023

Merley House

I attended this last night! I cannot put into words how amazing my experience was. Such a personal experience and it absolutely blew my mind. I'm still in shock!
E.S.

24 September, 2022

Merley House

Absolutely a fantastic night still buzzing from the responses we got xxx
L.W.

25 March, 2022

Merley House

Absolute brilliant night thank you
L.W.


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