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City and District of St Albans Tour Guides

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A fascinating insight into the history and architecture of St. Albans

I live near St. Albans but I have never had a walking tour and it was an excellent experience. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Como33
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St Albans, United Kingdom
Halloween Ghosts and Ghouls

It was a pleasure to be shown round the city by our tour guide, Bernard, on the evening of... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Mirandac81
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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St Albans Tour Guides offer a variety of walking tours from April to October - see our website or TIC for the schedule and walk descriptions. We also offer walks and talks for private groups throughout the year by arrangement...more
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c/o Tourist Information Centre | Market Place, St Albans AL3 5DJ, England
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+44 1727 864511
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live near St. Albans but I have never had a walking tour and it was an excellent experience. We were a small private group of four friends. Our guide Diana had a real in depth knowledge of the history and architecture of the city,...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It was a pleasure to be shown round the city by our tour guide, Bernard, on the evening of halloween. The Ghosts and Ghouls tour is fantastic on a dark evening around this time of year. If you are familiar with the area it makes...More

1  Thank Mirandac81
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been to St Albans several times. This time we chose to do the walking tour. It was very much worth it! The lady guide was lovely and knowledgeable, and we enjoyed ourselves very much, walking around the town and learning...More

1  Thank Aris D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Having previously visited the Verulamium Museum, I was surprised at how little I knew about St Albans during the Roman period. Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and was happy to answer any questions we had. The pace was suitable for all walking abilities and...More

2  Thank Kate L
Link64, St Albans tour guides committee at City and District of St Albans Tour Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Really pleased to hear you enjoyed the walk. We are very fortunate to have such a rich heritage on our doorstep in St Albans. The tour guides are passionate about our city and we hope to see you on one of our other walks!

Reviewed 20 September 2016

This small medieval town is well worth a visit. There is so much to see such as the Abbey, the medieval streets and the remains of the Roman town called Verulamium. The park is also beautiful which also features part of the Roman wall and...More

1  Thank CindyB L
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We took the Historic St Albans tour today and it was fabulous. Our guide, Bernard, took us through the histories of several prominent buildings, several of which enjoyed notorious pasts for one reason or another! The stories of Queen Eleanor, and of Lord Grimthorpe, the...More

3  Thank Andy-S60
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We enjoyed the very interesting walking tour and appreciated the reasonable price of the tour. It's a good idea to check the website as the tours vary, depending on the day and time.

1  Thank Ann1989
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I had planned to undertake a walking tour whilst shopping in the bustling market town. I used to live here so my local knowledge was reasonable but yet I learnt so much about the buildings past residents and the different styles of building structure. I...More

1  Thank Denise S
Reviewed 25 January 2016

This was a special January walk - it was titled "Crime and Punishment". The walk is not very far, but takes around 90 minutes, including the cells under the old Town Hall, the Court Room and various stops before finishing on Romeland. There were plenty...More

2  Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We met our guide Diana outside the Town Hall in St Peters Street for our walk entitled Philanthropists & Paupers. What a very interesting tour she gave us. We are a local U3A group and we all thought we knew a lot about St Albans!...More

1  Thank Margot W
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Ashley P
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Response from Link64 | Property representative |
Dear Ashley The walk will last for approximately one and a half hours. From Lin on behalf of the Tour Guides
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