Lancaster Walks, Talks and Tours

A series of themed guided walking tours around historic Lancaster every Wednesday afternoon.

 

Luck to Loyne 

2000 years of history are explored in this tour looking at the development of Lancaster from a northern Roman outpost to a city boasting two universities.

2nd & 30th May, 27th June, 25th July, 22nd August & 19th September

 

Lancaster – A Golden Age?

Learn about Lancaster’s role as a thriving 18th Century port.  Hear stories of shipbuilding, slavery, sugar and the sea.

9th May, 6th June, 4th July, 1st & 29th August & 26th September

 

The Castle & The Hill 

A detailed look at the exterior of Lancaster Castle and the surrounding buildings, telling the story of the most ancient parts of the city.

16th May, 13th June, 11th July, 8th August & 5th September
 
Markets, Merchants & Money 

A look at Lancaster’s long history of markets, merchants & money. Join us an a journey through trade; from the town’s first Charter to today’s busy street markets and independent shops!

23rd May, 20th June, 18th July, 15th August & 12th September 

 

Admission 

£5 Adults, £4 Students & Under 16s

Tours depart from Lancaster Castle’s John O’Gaunt Gateway at 2pm.

 


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