Get a taste for the history of Norwich pubs on this guided walking tour. The tour starts from the 16th century Maids Head Hotel Bar on Wensum Street and lasts for 1½ hours.
See where Ralph McTell had his first professional gig and Paul Simon sang solo; explore where Monsieur du Pain entertained drinkers by dipping his feet in boiling lead; visit Alan Partridge’s favourite Norfolk bar and discover where 18th century diarist Parson Woodforde used to drink. Hear stories of gruesome murders, Sixties music heroes, student sit ins and much more.
The tour ends back at the Maids Head where you will be invited to sample the hotel’s Maids Head Ale, brewed by Woodfordes.
- Maximum size of group 20
- Cost £8 per person, includes ½ pint of Maids Head Ale or soft drink
- Minimum charge £40
Norwich City of Ale Historic Pub Guided Tours
Saturday 23 May 11am – tour cancelled Covid-19 Coronavirus precaution
Tuesday 26 May 6pm – tour cancelled Covid-19 Coronavirus precaution
Thursday 28 May 6pm – tour cancelled Covid-19 Coronavirus precaution