Guided tours

Lichfield Tour Guides

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

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

Ghosts, Ghouls and things that go bump in the night.

Learn some gruesome and spooky secrets about Lichfield.


Thursday 14 November 7pm

Thursday 21 November 7pm 

Tuesday 10 December 7pm

£9.50 tours include refreshments following the tour in a city centre pub or hotel.


Christmas Tours 2019

These are 90 minute tours at a cost of £6 per person - please contact the Tourist Information staff on 01543 308924 to book your place. 

Festive City Tour - Christmas through the ages

City tour with seasonal history and anecdotes.


Sunday 24 November 2pm 

Sunday 1 December 3pm

Festive City Tour - Deck the Halls

A city tour with carols - be ready to join in with your guide as you tour the city and sing some traditional carols

Friday 6 December 6pm

Tuesday 17 December 6pm

Sunday 22 December 3pm


Discover Lichfield 

Walk off your Christmas Pudding with a relaxing stroll around the city, and learn about the history and heritage with our knowledgeable guide

Friday 27 December 2pm


Private and Group Tours

Visit Lichfield are pleased to offer a wide range of private and group tours, please email your requirements to 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.