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Tales of the City Centre Music Halls and other nightlife

Type:Walking Festival

Tudor Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Tales of the City Centre Music Halls


Booking for 17 September:
Booking for 19 September:

A walk round the West Bar Area, “The Shaftesbury Avenue of Sheffield,” visiting the sites of the long gone music halls, circuses and singing rooms (pubs), with tales of the managers, artistes and clientele of these establishments. The tour incorporates the “Totems” of the award winning Grey to Green transformation of West Bar, representing music hall, street life, water, brewing and Industry.

Walk length: 1.8 miles (3kms)

Start: outside Sheffield Lyceum Theatre, S1 2LA
Finish: Outside Shakespeare’s, 146-148 Gibraltar Street S3 8UA

Parking: NCP or Q Park on Arundel Gate

Terrain: City streets. Shelter available at most stopping points, if raining

Led by: Chris Reece, former theatre manager of Sheffield Theatres. 07891 974298

This walk is part of Sheffield Walking Festival and in partnership with Heritage Open Days.


Guide Prices

This event is free but places must be booked as they are strictly limited.


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Parking: NCP or Q Park on Arundel Gate

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