Take a tour with a difference!

Our Green Badge Guided Tours provide a wide range of fantastic tours for all the family to enjoy. For a run-down of what each tour offers, take a look at the descriptions below. The tours are really popular, so we advise that you book early. For available tours please scroll down the page. To book tickets please call Lichfield Tourist Information Centre on 01543 256611 or call into the TIC in St Mary's on the Market Square which is open 9.30am to 4.00pm Monday to Saturday.

If you would like to arrange a bespoke tour for your group please call our Groups Officer on 01543 308210 or email jonathan.oates@lichfielddc.gov.uk  

Please note that all tours are subject to availability. Tours will last for approximately 1.5 hours each, other than those which include refreshments. Please wear sensible shoes and appropriate clothing, especially on the winter evening tours.

Booking is essential for all the tours listed below:

Summer Tours 2015

Blood Thirsty Lichfield
Tuesday 7 April, 10.30am
Wednesday 27 May, 10.30am
Tuesday 4 August, 2pm
Meet outside St Mary’s in the Market Square.
Price £2 for both adults and children.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
This tour gives a thrilling insight in Lichfield’s gory past.

Stroll around the Gardens of Lichfield
Tuesday 30 June, 6.30pm
Meet outside St Mary’s in the Market Square, price £3 per person.
A relaxing stroll around the wonderful and secret gardens of Lichfield.

Georgian Gems    
Tuesday 19 May, 7pm
Meet outside St Mary’s in the Market Square, price £3 per person.
Lichfield was home to many famous Georgian characters and this tour charts their history.

Romantic Tour
Sunday 12 July, 2pm
Meet outside the St Mary’s Centre in the Market Square.
£3.50 per person, includes a cream tea at Erasmus Darwin House.
Find out about the Romantic liaisons of some
of Lichfield’s sons and daughters.

Heritage Tours    
Tuesday 11 August, 7pm
Meet outside St Mary’s Centre in the Market Square, price £3 per person.
Lichfield is one of the smallest cathedral cities in
England and has a rich and varied past.

Pubs, Priests and Prostitutes
Wednesday 22 July, 2pm
Wednesday 12 August, 2pm
Monday 21 August, 2pm
Meet outside St Mary’s Centre, in the Market Square, price £3 per person.
Find out about some of Lichfield’s interesting people, buildings and much more.

Civil War
Wednesday 17 June, 2pm
Wednesday 15 July, 2pm
Meet outside St Mary’s Centre in the Market Square, price £3 per person.
Hear about the bloody battles that ensued and the events that had a huge impact on the city.

Alrewas Village Tour
Sunday 16 August, 2pm
Meet outside the George and Dragon on Main Street.
Price £4.50 including refreshments.
This pretty and historic village tour, takes in the canal side walk a must for history lovers and
includes a cream tea at the George and Dragon pub.

Gruesome and Ghostly Tours 2015

An evening to make your blood curdle and your spine tingle! The tour is rounded off with a visit to a local pub for a glass of mulled wine and a sausage roll.

Dates: 19, 21, 28, 29 October; 10, 18, 19, 25 November; 3, 7, 9, 14 December 2015.

** All the above tours are from 7pm - 8.30pm.

Cost - £6.25 per person to include refreshments at a local pub after the tour (mulled wine and hot sausage roll. Vegetarian equivalent available).