Sheffield Walking Tours


Welcome to Sheffield City Walking Tours

Please note there are no walking tours 16 August to 30 August, tours resume 31 August

I’m Marcus J Newton and I offer interesting, fun and informative walking tours of Sheffield and its surrounding area. I offer a daily Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning walking tour of Sheffield City Centre throughout the year (please see my tour availability page). My morning tour departs at 10:30am from the Winter Garden, Surrey Street ramp entrance opposite the Crucible Theatre. My tour costs £5 per person for a 90 minute circular tour. I take you on a journey through the 900 years of history of Sheffield, from the medieval, industrial revolution to the post industrial twenty first century quarters of the City centre. You see top visitor attractions including the Town and City Halls, cathedrals, modern and old hidden Sheffield. You find the best places for culture, entertainment, shopping, eating and drinking. You can normally turn up and go or email me to advance book, I strongly recomend you look at my tour availability page on this website when planning your visit and if you are making a special journey contacting me a few days in advance and provide me with your contact details. No minimum number required.

I can also offer subject to my availability, a choice of four pre bookable Tuesday through to Saturday 90 minute private afternoon walking tours for a minimum charge of £25 (for 1 to 5 people and £5 for each additional person, plus any additional travel costs). To enquire, please see my contact page.

On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons a choice of four tours is 1) My City centre tour, 2) Botanical Gardens, Ecclesall Road and Sharrowvale Road, 3) Endcliife Park, Shepherd Wheel and Whitely Woods round walk & 4) Kelham Island and Neepsend round walk.

On Saturday afternoons, the choice is 1) Botanical Gardens, Ecclesall Road and Sharrowvale Road or 2) Endcliffe Park, Shepherd Wheel and Whitley Woods round walk.

It is also possible to block book my morning tours for Corporate and business groups, conferences, Universities, schools, colleges WI, U3A and social groups.

I can also bespoke group tour content in line with your topics of interest such history, music & arts, politics, industry, sport, society, tourism and economics. I can also provide longer tours to meet your requirements or subject to availability afternoon tours or tours on Mondays and Sundays.

In the early evening between April to September, I can subject to availability, offer groups my Endcliffe Park, Shepherd Wheel and Whitely Wood tour. This tour starts and finishes at the Hunters Bar entrance to Endcliffe Park. If your group is stopping at Broco on the Park, Halifax Hall or Jonas Hotel, I can meet you there and escort you back if you require.

I am also available for coach tour guiding for either short tours, morning or afternoon tours.

I am also available for speaking engagements, for which there is a minimum charge of £25 plus travel expenses.

To enquire about any of the above please contact me using my website enquiry form.

A downloadable leaflet of the tour is available Sheffield City Walking Tours Flyer

Please note all tours operate subject to terms and conditions. I hold full public liability insurance.