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Discover more about the history of our city in an entertaining walk

lead by our guide dressed in period costume.  

Choose from any of these walks.

Booking Essential

Price £5 per person

(includes a donation to charity)

Telephone: 07779 931401

Email: cityhistorywalks@gmail.com

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FORGOTTEN History OF Chelmsford        Enquire for dates      

Uncover the hidden historical gems around the city and hear

some of the unusual stories about the buildings and the people.
(Meet at the Stone Bridge)

industrial HERitage    18th MaRCH @ 2PM  

This walk describes the rich industrial past of the city and includes

many of the ground breaking inventions created in the city. 
(Meet outside Woolpack PH)

Run on behalf of the Ideas Hub Charity

Chilling Tales of Chelmsford  12th APRIL @ 7.30PM
A walking tour of the city describing the more unpleasant side of its history.
Featuring murders, ghosts, hangings, witchcraft, strange happenings and more.
(Meet at the Stone Bridge)

HISTORY OF THE HIGH STREET 1860-1960     15th APRIL @ 2PM 
A guided walk featuring the recent history of the city centre
before the large shopping centres arrived.  Also covers Tindal Street as it once was.
(Meet at the Stone Bridge)

RAIN ART WALK    Enquire for dates 

A trail of the secret street you’ll only find in the rain......
This is a special combination of local history and art.

(Meet at ”Cake on the Lake” in Central Park )

CHELMSFORD PIONEERS         24th MARCH @ 11AM     
A walk featuring people that changed Chelmsford, a special event

arranged as part of the 2018 Essex Book Festival.

(Bookings via the Mercury Theatre   01206 573948)

History of Moulsham Street       4th March 2018 @ 2PM 

On this walk we find out little known facts about the oldest street in

Chelmsford with a history that dates back to the Iron Age. (Meet at the Stone Bridge)

SPECIAL MARCONI WALK    Enquire for dates      

A tour from the first Marconi factory to the second, finishing inside

the Marconi 1912 building.  (Meet outside Woolpack PH)
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150 years of Chelmsford Star co-op     Enquire for dates 
A celebration history tour taking in a number of the
city locations that the Co-op has been associated with.

      

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       All walks are available for private hire and most walks are also available as talks or lectures.

       Additional talks include;

“Five not so famous people of Chelmsford” and “The secret War time device made in Chelmsford”