Are you ready to delve into the darker side of Dundee’s past? Join us on an eerie journey through Dundee’s west end, as we uncover the gruesome murders that have taken place in the area. Our “Death in the West End” walking tour is a chilling exploration of some of the city’s most notorious crimes.
As you wander through the historic streets around Perth Road, you’ll hear about the horrific crimes that occurred in the shadows of the city. Get ready to uncover the dark and disturbing tales behind these heinous acts, including the shocking story of a husband who stabbed his estranged wife, a brother who mercilessly slaughtered his sister with an axe while she slept, and the tragic tale of a murderer’s brother who also committed a gruesome crime.
You’ll be transported back in time as our guides Louise & Stewart vividly bring these disturbing tales to life, making you feel right in the middle of the action. Get ready to experience Dundee’s sinister and blood-soaked history like never before.
Recommended age: 13+
Tour start: Seabraes Viewpoint (semi-circle area opposite the bottom of Airlie Place)
Tour end: Pennycook Lane
Tour length: 1 hour
Accessibility: Several of the streets are cobbled or narrow and there is a set of stairs and steep hills at points. Not recommended for wheelchair users or those with limited walking mobility. Please get in touch if you have any questions or concerns about accessibility on this tour.