‘Birmingham city centre walks for local people and visitors alike’
Tour 2 - The Footsteps of Sir Edward Burne-Jones
from Museum & Art Gallery steps, Chamberlain SquareThe central area of the city to the Bull Ring. We consider artist Edward Burne-Jones, who was born in the city and whose work we experience on our adventure.
Tour 1 - From Canals and Victorians to Today’s City
from Library of Birmingham, Centenary SquareThe canals, Georgians and Victorians, 20th Century architecture and today's city, including new developments all around us. A great introducton to the city.
•Fifth edition of the best selling book of the modern city.•192 pages in hardback with 300 photos.•Available here and from local booksellers.•Ideal for public relations and corporate gifts.•RRP £20; PR and Corporate use - order 10 books and up @ £12.
Tour Dates, Times, Prices and Booking
•Tours up to book until August.•Private tours details here….•Tour times: 13:30-15:15. Early riser: 08:00-08:45.•Tickets: Adults £12.50; Child (6-16) £5.00•Live audio system explained here….•Translation system now in use on Sunday - see here….•Weekend break in Brum? - book Sat & Sun tours for a great experience - designed to follow on.
Tour Audio System•We use an audio system on some tours helping to ensure you hear every word. •Hearing impaired guests love it!
H&S, Access and Donations•We have full public and employee liability insurance.•A clear access policy is available - see here.•We publish our donations to Sifa Fireside - see here.•We encourage feedback and continuous quality improvement is core to all we do. See TripadVisor reviews here…..•Private Tours: Our focus is to offer excellent public walking tours. We also offer private tours - details here……
Discovering Birmingham; guide to the city
•Stunning photography and easy read text•Appreciate the city’s past. and feel what it is like to live here today.•Understand where the city is heading.•City centre map and ideas on how to explore Birmingham•£5; 44 pages; paperback; ISBN 9780952317944•See www.discoveringbirmingham.co.uk for more details•Discounts for PR bulk use. Order here…
Tour 3 - Discovering Birmingham
from Library of Birmingham, Centenary SquareSundays throughout the year. Follows-on from Saturday’s Tour No. 1 but can be equally fun done as a one-off.
from Library of Birmingham, Centenary SquareStart your day with an early morning introduction to the city. Lots of ideas of things to see and do. .
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Live Audio Translation•We have been innovating with the Travis translation system used in conjunction with our live audio.•On our Sunday tour we can now offer tour summaries translated into your chosen language.