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3-Hours Walking Tour of Birmingham into Black Heritage Madiba

Birmingham, United Kingdom

3-Hours Walking Tour of Birmingham into Black Heritage Madiba

Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Overview

2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This is a tour that immerses you in the local culture and a chance to understand the city's diverse communities. Handsworth has a bad reputation, but it also has a strong character with diverse people who live in the area from musicians, celebrities and sports. The area has been visited by Prince Charles and many others. They say that to find the real heartbeat of the city you have to visit the gritty areas that most tourists are told to avoid. The BHWN team will safely guide you through this historic area to capture the unique history of the African Caribbean community in the city.

What's Included

  • Licensed Guided
  • Bottled water - Please bring your own bottle of water for hydration
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Soho House, 5 Soho Avenue Handsworth, Birmingham B18 5LB England

The House of Industrial designer Matthew Boulton and The Lunar society. We don't enter the house as that is part of another tour.

Stop At: Handsworth Park, Hinstock Road, Birmingham England

We visit the Arts trails and The Leisure center

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Handsworth, Birmingham, UK

A walk through the whole area exploring the people, heritage and architecture.

The Location

Where To Go

Soho House, Soho Ave, Birmingham B18 5LB, UK

Departure time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 6/30/2020 - 12/10/2022
Monday - Sunday:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Return details

Holyhead Road, Holyhead Rd, West Bromwich, Birmingham B21, UK

Reviews

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Two of us went on...

ivangN5645GV | Nov 2021

Two of us went on the Madiba tour of Handsworth alongside our guide Marcia, who is very knowledgeable about local social history. If I say that we gained a glimpse into the realities of living as a black person in Birmingham in the 3rd quarter of

This walk was, quite simply,...

355Jane | Oct 2021

This walk was, quite simply, superb. The guide, Marcia, was full of knowledge and so enthusiastic - we learnt so much about the black spirit and how interlinked with Birmingham's (and Great Britain's) development, black immigration was. The weather

We had an absolutely wonderful...

P5755XHjohnc | Oct 2021

We had an absolutely wonderful walk, despite the weather being less than dry and toasty. This is such an interesting part of Birmingham with so much hidden just below the surface, but Marcia dug down with enthusiasm, patience, and incredible

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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