Guided tours

Lichfield Tour Guides

Guided Tours

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Private Bubble Tours

If you want to know more about Lichfield, why not book onto one of our especially designed tours?

Get together a group of five people, choose a date and time to suit you, and we’ll arrange for a guide to show you around and reveal the history, heritage and maybe a few secrets of the city.

Tours are £30 and take 90 minutes. To book, call 01543 308 924 or email 


From Monday 21 June 2021 you can join one of our pre arranged guided tours

Tours take 90 minutes, starting from Visitor Information at St. Mary’s in the Market Square, and cost £6 per person * £20 family friendly tickets available on selected tours (2 adults, one of which must be over 18 and responsible for the group, up to 3 under 12yrs.)


Choose from a selection of tours -


Welcome back to Discover Lichfield

Monday 21 June - 11am


Discover Lichfield

Discover the history and heritage of the city

Regular tour at 2pm each Thursday – to ensure you have a place,  book onto the tour at Visitor Information, St. Mary’s in the Market Square or telephone 01543 308 924. Latest bookings taken at 1.30pm on the day.


Thursday 24 June

Thursday 1 July

Thursday 8 July

Thursday 15 July

Thursday 22 July *

Thursday 29 July *


Specialised Tours


Parks and Gardens

Enjoy Lichfield’s historic parks and gardens, discover beautiful open spaces and secret gardens

Wednesday 23 June - 2pm     


Gruesome and Ghostly

Hear about the Spine-tingling gruesome and ghostly tales of Lichfield

Tuesday 29 June - 6.30pm

Saturday 10 July – 3pm*

Friday 16 July – 6pm


Lichfield’s Waterworks

Lichfield’s Hidden Secret, discover how Lichfield fought cholera and bought clean water to the area

Sunday 11 July - 3pm 


Civil War

Learn about Lichfield during the Civil War

Monday 12 July - 2pm


Lichfield Women’s History

Learn about notable Lichfield women

Tuesday 20 July - 2pm             


Reading, Writing and Roaming

Discover the literary history of Lichfield

Saturday 31 July - 3pm    

Please note that minimum numbers are required to allow the tour to proceed. 

Please be aware that due to changing national restrictions it may be necessary to cancel your tour at short notice – in this instance we will arrange to refund the cost of the ticket in full.


Meet Our Tour Guides

To find out more about our tour guides go to our meet the guides page.