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City of Ale Historic Pub Tour @ Maids Head Bar

Start: 18.00 | End: 19.00

Get a taste for the history of Norwich pubs on this guided walking tour led by Paul Dickson, an official City of Norwich Tourist Guide. The tour starts from the Maids Head Hotel Bar on Wensum Street and lasts for just over an hour.

Find out where Ralph McTell had his first professional gig and where Monsieur du Pain entertained drinkers by dipping his feet in boiling lead, explore Alan Partridge’s favourite Norfolk bar, discover where Parson Woodforde used to drink and much more. The tour ends back at the Maids Head, where you will be invited to sample the hotel’s signature beer, brewed by Woodfordes.

Tour starts at 6pm. Price £6.00 (includes Maids Head beer sampling).

To book a place contact Maids Head events team 01603 272008, email,