Walk Tours in Derby
Starting from The Bell, explore Derby's haunted and gory past on the Cathedral Quarter Ghost Walk.
Join renowned historian Richard Felix, for a 45 minute tour of Derby's Cathedral Quarter, where you will learn fascinating facts about one of Derby's most historical areas. Or learn about the city's heritage in the rail industry with a tour and walk around the iconic Roundhouse on Pride Park - as mentioned in the Guinness Book of World Records as the oldest surviving railway roundhouse in the world.
The popular and infamous Derby Ghost Walks run throughout the year, and continue to be a success since they started over 22 years ago. There are a variety of Ghost Walks to choose between, which are led by experienced, informative, and friendly guides. Be aware though… Due to the popular nature of the Ghost Walks, pre booking is essential.
The now legendary City Centre Walk takes you around Derby City Centre and is recommended for all would be ghosthunters. If you ever wondered what it would be like to take part in a paranormal investigation in the reputedly haunted Derby Gaol, you need wonder no more! Bar facilities are available! Included in the price a pie and mushy peas.
Derby Roundhouse is a Grade II listed building, built in 1839 and given Guinness World Record status in 2012 as the oldest surviving railway Roundhouse in the world. The crumbling remains of The Roundhouse has been restored into a truly unique learning centre for Derby College and this special tour reveals how the impressive new buildings complement the character of this historical site.
Explore The Peak District National Park, Derbyshire Dales and Staffordshire Moorlands. Guided Walks from 1 - 10 miles, all led by Sally Mosley. Every walk includes a commentary on local history, facts, features & gossip!