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.


Autumn & Family Halloween Tours 2019

Make a choice from our selection of autumn tours. 

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. 


Discover Lichfield Tour

Enjoy a tour of the city and an overview of it's history and heritage. 

Dates: Friday 4 October 7pm

Saturday 12 October 3pm


Hideous History

A fun look at the gruesome history of Lichfield - aimed at youngsters (must be accompanied by an adult).

Dates: Thursday 10 October 4pm


Trick or Treat FamilyTour

A fabulous alternative to Trick or Treat - join our guide on this spooky city tour 

aimed at 5-11yr. olds ( must be accompanied by an adult) Group ticket £12 includes two children and one adult


Gruesome and Ghostly Tours 2019

At a cost of £8.50 to include refreshments after the tour.

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


Dates: Tuesday 22 October 7pm

Monday 28 October 7pm

Wednesday 30 October 7pm

Thursday 31 October 7pm

Thursday 31 October 8pm

Thursday 21 November 7pm


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.


Friday 29 November 6pm

Sunday 1 December 3pm

Saturday 14 December 7pm

Tuesday 17 December 6pm

Sunday 22 December 3pm


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.