From Wednesday 29th May 2019 10:30 to 12:00
Get a taste for the history of Norwich pubs on this guided walking tour with Paul Dickson. The tour starts and finishes in the 16th century Maids Head Bar on Wensum Street and lasts for 1½ hours.
See where Ralph McTell had his first professional gig and Paul Simon sang solo; explore where Monsieur du Pain entertained drinkers by dipping his feet in boiling lead; visit Alan Partridge’s favourite Norfolk bar and discover where 18th century diarist Parson Woodforde used to drink. Hear stories of gruesome murders, Sixties music heroes, student sit ins and much more.
The price includes half a pint of Maids Head Ale, brewed by Woodfordes, or a soft drink, at the end of the tour.
Norwich City of Ale event
Ticket £7.50. Online booking at Eventbrite
The Maids Head Hotel, , 20 Tombland, , Norwich , NR3 1LB