This is a mile-long round trip around the centre of Ripon, second-smallest city in the UK. It shows the major landmarks, the three museums that make up the Museums Trust where some of the ghosts of Ripon reside. This tour is abridged from the Ghost Walks, which happen regularly on Thursday evenings and are based on the work of Maurice Taylor.
Market Square, Ripon Cathedral, Courthouse, Prison and Police Museum, Workhouse Museum
The obelisk is in the Market Square, opposite the Tourist Information Centre
Places to stop along the way:
Ripon Cathedral, Courthouse Museum, Prison and Police Museum, Workhouse Museum.
Best time of day:
Any time of day, though best when it's dark for the atmosphere!
There are roads, so please take care when crossing.