Company Logo - Home Link

The Free Birmingham Tour

Book A Walking Tour

The Free Birmingham Tour

Stroll past listed buildings, by grand Victorian hotels, through city squares, and along museums and galleries as we showcase all that Birmingham has to offer. Hear the history of this dynamic city through the buildings and locations where it all played out. Listen to stories about some of Birmingham's notable people and discover the fascinating history and culture of England's ever-evolving 'second city' with Free Tours By Foot!
Schedule: Saturdays
Start Time: 10:00
Tour Language: English
Duration: 1.5 Hours
View Highlights

The Free Birmingham Tour Highlights

  • Great Western Arcade
  • Grand Hotel
  • Cathedral Square
  • Red Palace
  • The Business District
  • Victoria Square
  • Council House
  • Town Hall
  • Paradise Birmingham
  • Chamberlain Place
  • Centenary Square
  • Memorial Hall
  • Birmingham Symphony Hall
  • International Convention Centre
  • Birmingham Library
  • Birmingham Museum/Gallery


The history of Birmingham goes beyond the Middle Ages, but it was during the Industrial Age that the city truly blossomed. The remnants of the Industrial Age and the scars left by the transformation of the city during the bombing raids of the Second World War are ready and waiting for you to discover. The legacy of the Arts and Crafts Movement, as well as 20th century design have left their mark on the architectural legacy of Birmingham - and we are going to share it all with you!

Stroll past listed buildings, by grand Victorian hotels, through city squares, and along museums and galleries as we showcase all that Birmingham has to offer. Hear the history of this dynamic city through the buildings and locations where it all played out. Listen to stories about some of Birmingham's notable people and discover the fascinating history and culture of England's ever-evolving 'second city' with Free Tours By Foot!

Highlights included on the Free Birmingham Tour:

  • Great Western Arcade
  • Grand Hotel
  • Cathedral Square
  • Red Palace
  • The Business District
  • Victoria Square
  • Council House
  • Town Hall
  • Paradise Birmingham
  • Chamberlain Place
  • Centenary Square
  • Memorial Hall
  • Birmingham Symphony Hall
  • International Convention Centre
  • Birmingham Library
  • Birmingham Museum/Gallery

Tour Information

When: Saturdays at 10:00. Reservations are required. click here to reserve. If your group is 10 or more, please check our private tours page or contact us.

Where: The tour begins from outside Morridge Oats + Coffee - 14 Temple Row, Birmingham B2 5HG (map). 

Please use our Google map for directions to the tour.

The tour finishes in Centenary Square (map).

And much, much more

Join our free FTBF travel community! As a thank you, you'll receive our city guide!
Back to Top
calendar-fullbullhornhourglassclockcrossplus-circle