Groundlings Theatre - Portsmouth
Saturday 28th September 2024.
Poltergeist activity, knocks in response, interaction with children, especially a known boy and girl. We will leave it for you to find out their names! Laughter heard and shadows seen! On previous visits, a team member had a metal hat thrown at them, a shadow seen, amazing table tipping experiences, and a visit from the not so nice headmaster. Why not join us with reports of up to 10 spirits? No wonder this place is a certified paranormal location!!
Groundlings theatre formerly known as the Old benny a Grade II* listed building orginally built in 1784 was the home of the Portsea Beneficial Society and the Beneficial School, remaining as a place of education until 1962 it is recognised as one of the first purpose built free schools in the UK, orginally a boys school in 1837 it opened its doors to girls becoming one of the first co-educational schools in the country. Temporarily closed in 1939 due to the WW2. It was said a sympathizer used the roof top to indicate to enemies where the dockyard was located.
Notable people frequented the building, including Prince Albert, Lord Palmerston, Queen Victoria, and was almost the birth place of the famous Charles Dickens.
Left abandoned until 2010 when it was brought and restored to become the theatre we know today.
Address: 42 Kent St, Portsea, Portsmouth PO1 3BS
We do not send papered tickets. You will receive a confirmation email of your booking and an email 24-48 hours before the event.
About the Night
8:30 pm - 2am
Free hot drinks and light refreshments
Use of paranormal equipment (k2, emf, spirit box, oujia boards, table tipping, and much more)
We will not be doing oujia boards or human pendulums at this event. Don't worry, we have lots planned.
Please be aware that this night will have under 18s. All under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Minimum of 1 adult to 2 children.
Deposits are Non-Refundable or transferable. Deposit to be paid on booking with final balance due 2 weeks before the event. If the final balance is not received, you will lose your deposit and place it on the event. Tickets will be resold at the final balance price. If you wish to pay sooner please contact us. Final Balance £15pp.
Due to safety, no pregnant women or people under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
By booking this event, you agree to terms and conditions. Terms and conditions are available on the website.
•Although we research into the venues we book and have reports of paranormal activity, we can not guarantee activity on the night.
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