Secret History of Birmingham Streets tour

2 hrs

There's more to Birmingham than meets the eye in more ways than one...

Join this compelling walking tour and discover the secret history behind the city's street names.

Hear stories of how the city's streets were named after local families, temples, and even animals. This is a great way to learn about Birmingham's past while getting some exercise and making a friend or two! You'll never look at a street name quite the same again...

Minimum fitness level required.

Age restrictions: 12+

Adult £15

What people are saying

Rose Snipe
Feb 2024

What a great way to spend a Sunday morning. This was our first historical walking tour with Kevin...

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Anne Charles
Feb 2024

The walking tour was well worth it. I learnt a lot about my home city. Kevin conducted the tour v...

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Peter Ilo
Feb 2024

Kevin is a great host and he made the experience a very enjoyable one with his friendly demeanour...

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Fran Gibbs
Oct 2023

Interesting tour of central Birmingham. Very well conducted

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How to get there

On the day

  • The tour will go ahead unless the weather conditions are deemed unsafe by the Met Office. Suitable clothing is recommended.

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 30 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 30 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

You'll be hosted by

Kevin Tomas

If you’re on the hunt for Birmingham’s most mysterious and unheard-of spots, then you’re in the right place! Meet Kevin- the expert behind Birmingham Heritage Walks.

Kevin offers walking tours of the city that will surprise even the most clued-up Brummies! From lost pubs of the Jewellery Quarter to mysterious burial Catacombs, his tours uncover the fascinating people and hidden stories behind Birmingham’s famous landmarks.

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