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Winchester Historic Walking Tour

Winchester Historic Walking Tour

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I'm a local historian from Winchester with a masters degree from Cambridge University in History and with a deep interest and knowledge of the history of Winchester. I've also been giving guided historical tours for many years and to many people.
George
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George
George

What we’ll do

This experience is a guided historical walking tour of Winchester, taking you on a journey from pre-iron age Winchester all the way up until the 19th century. We will do this by visiting famous local landmarks and also less well known locations of great historical interest. Specific focus is given to Winchester as a Roman Settlement (when it was known as Venta Belgarum) and also its role as…

What I’ll provide

Tickets
Free entrance tickets for all local landmarks - including Cathedral and Great Hall/Castle

What to bring

Raincoat
Umbrella
Appropriate Footwear

Where you'll be

All the historical and archaeological sites of interest around Winchester including but not limited to: Alfred the Great Statue, Roman Walls, Wolvesey Castle, Bishop's Palace, Winchester College, Jane Austen's House, Cathedral, Peninsula Barracks, Great Hall and Castle and the West Gate.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Raincoat

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Winchester Historic Walking Tour
New experience
$36/person
New experience
$36/person