Carlisle – Secret City Walking Tour & Winter City Walking Tour

Tour Details

Secret City Walking Tour

A relaxed and easy walking tour around the heart of the historic city of Carlisle. Introducing you to many of our heritage buildings; the Guildhall, The Cathedral, West Walls and Carlisle Castle. Discover some surprising stories and gruesome facts about the Carlisle’s 2000 year history.

Winter City Walking Tour

Many important national and local events happened during the winter months, Christmas, and New Year. Join this interesting walking tour around our city centre heritage buildings and hear about many historic winter events that shaped the story of Carlisle.


Winter City Walking Tour
16 December 2023Saturday1pm
6 January 2024Saturday1pm


Tour lasts 1 hour 45 minutes.


Adults – £8
Children (5-15 years) – free
MyCumbria Card Holders and 4 guests – £2 pp discount

£2 discount on entry to Tullie House Museum – show your ticket at reception. You will also receive a voucher for complimentary tea or coffee by Watts coffee shops.


Please book in advance at Carlisle Tourist Information

Tel. 01228 598596 (credit cards accepted)

Other Information

Secret City Tours depart from Carlisle Tourist Information Centre.

Winter City Tours depart from Platform 4 Citadel Railway Station.

Wheelchairs can be accommodated, please book in advance.

Well behaved dogs are welcome.