Walking tours

One of the best ways of exploring is to join a guided walk around the city centre. Whether it's a quick introduction, or something more entertaining, you can learn all about Sheffield past and present, the architecture, heritage and culture.

Sheffield BID sponsors Sheffield City Walking Tours. Tour guide Marcus Newton will take you on a leisurely journey through 900 years of history, from the medieval to the twenty first century. See top visitor attractions including the Town and City Halls together with the many hidden gems of Sheffield. Get to know all the best bits, interesting things and the downright quirky facts.

Marcus offers private pre-bookable morning, afternoon and early evening guided walking tours Monday to Saturday. The tours are approximately 90 minutes long and can depart and finish at any city centre location of your choice. If you prefer a shorter tour, Marcus is always happy to accommodate. Private tours cost £10 per person with children under 11 free.

Please note, as the tour route meanders through Sheffield city centre, there a couple of areas which may be difficult for people with limited mobility.

For more information visit www.sheffieldtours.com or contact Marcus direct marcus@sheffieldtours.com

You can also follow Marcus on Twitter @SheffieldTours