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Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour

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Amazing! Increíble!

Un tour muy completo y muy agradable!! Repetiría con vosotros en cualquier otra ciudad de Reino... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ana B
via mobile
Enthusiastic and knowledgeable local guide

We had already walked to most of the places on this tour, but Rob's informative stories made us... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
John P
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Discover the unique history and culture of England's second city on a fun, friendly and free walking tour. From the birth of heavy metal to the city's rise as the 'workshop of the world' - get an unrivalled insight into one of the UK's most...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
By the Statue of Queen Victoria Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BD, England
+44 7557 124603
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Un tour muy completo y muy agradable!! Repetiría con vosotros en cualquier otra ciudad de Reino Unido! A very completed tour and both of you are so kind! We would do it again with you in other cities across the UK! Muchísimas gracias!! Thank u...More

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We had already walked to most of the places on this tour, but Rob's informative stories made us realise how much we would have missed without his guidance. The trip probably took closer to three hours than two, but it was worth every minute. He...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This is an excellent 2+ hour walking tour of Birmingham. Rob and Ruby are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about their vibrant city, which gets unwarranted bad press. We learnt so much about the history of this place and how it keeps reinventing itself. Highly recommended.

Thank Felicity G
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Ruby took our tour and it was excellent. Having had visited Birmingham a lot I had no idea so many hidden gems were in the city. So glad they brought the free walking experience to England, and hope they continue!

Thank nrspring2
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Took this Tour on 9th June, we were guided by Ruby. The tour was super informative and made us go in awe of Birmingham! We got to know all about the History, Powerful people responsile for what Birmingham is today, Why things are the way...More

Thank grovero9
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. Very well done indeed Rob and Ruby. Keep up the good work. Thanks very much indeed. Two enjoyable, informative hours flew by in great company. Love Brum. Cheers!

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I experienced the wonderful Real Birmingham Walking Tour last Saturday. Rob was thoroughly engaging with his wealth of local knowledge, history, humour and use of props. We learned and saw so much on the tour we would not have seen had we...More

2  Thank Sam R
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Myself and my friend did this tour yesterday. Considering that we started the morning feeling quite cold and a little sorry for ourselves is a further tribute to just how great Rob’s tour really is. He was funny, charismatic and knows so so much about...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

This 2 hour walking tour of the Centre of Birmingham was good fun and nicely informal. I've lived, studied and worked in Birmingham off and on over the years and know a fair bit about the City, but there were still sufficient entertaining nuggets of...More

Thank greglovett
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly and informative guide and learnt a few things about my home town that I did not previously know. Recommended

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24 June 2018|
Response from sumajim | Reviewed this property |
Only just seen this post. Try typing real Birmingham wAlking tour into search engine. It should take you to a link. This page won’t let me put in the url Hope this helps
6 May 2018|
Response from Ruby-and-Rob | Property representative |
Hello, we currently only run tours on selected Saturdays. You can find all our dates at our website. Many thanks, Rob