Sunday 13th January 2019, 13.30 - 15.15. Discovering Birmingham, City Centre Walk
Discovering Birmingham - A Walk and More
Children £5 - pay 'on door'
Understand how Birmingham developed and see that many of today’s ways of working have deep roots in our past. In particular we explore:
- Earlier times – medieval origins
- From Georgian entrepreneurs to Victorian idealists
- Jewellery Quarter
- Canal city
- An artistic side
- Today's city developing for the future.
Content is loosely based on the new tourist guide Discovering Birmingham. A copy of the guide is included in the ticket price (guide normally £5). Tours may use an audio system. Please bring your own earphones or purchase a pair for £1 at the start of the tour which you keep.
This 1 3/4 hour walking tour gives a great introduction to the city and will be of interest equally to local people and visitors alike.
Earphones: Please bring your own earphones with 3.5 mm jack. Alternatively you can purchase a pair, (£1 economy; £2 higher quality) at the start of the tour which you keep at the end.
Tours start/finish: Library of Birmingham front entrance, Centenary Square, B1 2ND
An eTicket is sent to you after booking.
Children: 6-16 years are charged at £5 - pay at tour start.
We support Sifa Fireside who work on acute and longer term homeless issues in Birmingham with at least 10% of all sales going to their work.