Our team of enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides have been showing groups around Lichfield for over 25 years and provide a varied programme of insightful and historic tours throughout the year.
Tours last for approximately 1.5 hours each, other than those which include refreshments.
How to book tickets
Please note that booking is essential for all tours - we will take your contact details when you book, so we can contact you if there are any problems.
To book, call our Tourist Information team on 01543 308924 or call into the TIC in Lichfield Library which is open 9.30am to 4pm Monday to Saturday. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do want to book on the day, please call our tourist information team on 01543 308924 or visit our TIC in advance of the tour to check availability. We cannot guarantee spaces will be available on the day.
Please wear sensible shoes and appropriate clothing, especially on the winter evening tours.
There are a minimum and maximum number of people for each tour, should a tour need to be cancelled due to insufficient numbers or bad weather, a full refund will be given. Full terms and conditions are available on request.
Gruesome and Ghostly Tours 2019/ 2020
Ghosts, Ghouls and things that go bump in the night.
Learn some gruesome and spooky secrets about Lichfield.
Monday 17 February, 7pm
Wednesday 18 March, 7pm
£9.50 tours include refreshments following the tour in a city centre pub or hotel.
City Tours 2020
All tours are 90 minute tours at a cost of £6 per person unless otherwise stated - please contact the Tourist Information staff on 01543 308924 to book your place.
Sunday 2 February, 2pm
NEW FOR 2020 - Regular Weekly 'Discover Lichfield' Tours
These are 90 minute tours at a cost of £6 per person - No need to book - arrive at TIC in St Mary's in the Market Square in time for the 2pm tour, and pay at the Tourist Information desk
Friday 17 January
Friday 24 January
Friday 31 January
Thursday 6 February
Thursday 13 February
Thursday 20 February
Thursday 27 February
Hideous History Tour
Looking for something to do this February half-term? - This 90 minute tour, suitable for 5-11yrs ( must be accompanied by an adult) is just the thing to intrigued your youngsters. With stories of the gruesome past of Lichfield and a fun look at the city's history.
Thursday 20 February 2pm
Pool Walk with St. Chad
Take a relaxed stroll with our guide around Stowe Pool, to St Chads church and learn about the connections between St Chad and the city
Monday 2 March, 2pm
Cathedral Close Tour
Join our guide on a tour around the Cathedral Close and learn about the buildings and inhabitants of the past
Sunday 8 March, 2pm
Our guide will lead you on a fascinating tour revealing the Georgian history and architecture of the city
Saturday 14 March, 2pm
Private and Group Tours
Visit Lichfield are pleased to offer a wide range of private and group tours, please email your requirements to email@example.com and we will email you back with a quote, alternatively please call our Tourism Officer to discuss your requirements on 01543 308924.
Meet our Tour Guides
To find out more about our tour guides go to our meet the guides page.