Under the sparkle of the city’s Christmas lights, discover how we celebrated Christmas through the ages – you’d be crackers to miss it!

Experience the magic of Christmas with this festive walking tour! From Roman times to the present day, discover quirky traditions and how we celebrated throughout the ages…

Celebrate the magic of Christmas on ‘The Chronicles of Christmas’ walking tour. This cracker of a tour leads you through the scenic and sparkly illuminated streets of Norwich to discover how we celebrated throughout the ages, from the Romans to the present day.

Starting outside All Saint’s Church on Westlegate (opposite the twinkling allure of John Lewis) and finishing at the Royal Arcade, this 90 minute enchanting walking tour will take you on a voyage of discovery through the centuries and quirky traditions of the festive season. 

As we wander through the scenic streets we’ll weave in the weird and wonderful ways we celebrated. Be prepared to journey through time and hear the extraordinary stories of Christmases long past, from the year of a regal celebration fit for a king to the astonishing era when Christmas itself was almost forgotten!

This unforgettable experience is perfect for adventurers of all ages, and fear not, for it covers a mere 1.3 miles and is fully accessible for wheelchairs and prams. Join us as we bring the magic of Christmas to life, illuminating the heart of Norwich with the spirit of the season!

Chronicles of Christmas Tour returning Winter 2024