Women's History Walking Tour of Bournville

Women's History Walking Tour of Bournville
From 8 March 2024 at 2:30 PM
To 8 March 2024 at 7:00 PM
Cost £10
Location Bournville

Join us on International Women's Day for our special walking tour to celebrate some of the fantastic women who lived and worked in Bournville. This walking tour will highlight some important figures in Bournville's history and tell the often forgotten stories of influential and every day women. We will shine a light on the stories of women like philanthropist Dame Elizabeth Cadbury, artist Mary Sargent Florence and trade unionist Julia Varley, as well as show how their lives are interwoven with the story of Bournville. 

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Tours take place at 2.30pm and 5.30pm on Friday 8th March 2024. The tour last approximately 1 hour 30 minutes. 

Weather
Please keep an eye on the forecast as the tour will take place regardless of weather as long as it remains safe for staff and visitors. So please wrap up warm and bring a brolly.

Booking

Booking is essential. 

Tickets are £10 per person.
To book you place please call a member of our team on 0121 472 0199. 

The tour will begin promptly so please arrive in good time and meet at Selly Manor Museum, Maple Road, Bournville, B30 2AE.

Accessibility
The tour requires walking for over an hour and we recommend wearing comfortable shoes. Where there are steps on the tour, there are also level alternatives. If you wish to visit Selly Manor Museum afterwards please note that the site has steep stairs and uneven floors. You will find detailed information about accessibility of the site on our website. If you would like to know more or discuss accessibility then please call the Selly Manor Museum team on 0121 472 0199.