Sheffield Home of Football Walking Tour - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021

Type:Walking Festival

Crucible Theatre, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1DA
Sheffield Home of Football Walking Tour

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A walking tour highlighting Sheffield's football history.

About this event

We begin with a description of Sheffield Mob Football from the 1790s and then explore and discuss some of the highlights of Sheffield’s unique football heritage, including the world’s two oldest clubs Sheffield FC (1857) and Hallam FC (1860); the founding of SWFC and SUFC, of Bramall Lane and Yorkshire Cricket Club. To enhance your enjoyment download the ‘Sheffield Home of Football’ App from Apple Store or Google Play for text and audio narration.

1 mile (1.6km)

Start and finish: Entrance to Crucible Theatre, S1 1DA

Parking: £1 all day in city centre.

Terrain: City streets.

Led by: Dr John Wilson, Trustee of the Sheffield Home of Football.

This walk is in partnership with Heritage Open Days

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Free but places are limited and must be registered.

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