Leeds City Centre Walking Tour

Leeds City Centre Walking Tour

Get your bearings and discover Leeds through a local’s eyes, with a local, expert guide. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the city as you travel back through the centuries to discover how our city has developed to the cultural paradise you see today.

On this 1.5 hour tour, you’ll not only see and learn about our history, but you’ll also gain an authentic insight into modern life in the city today and explore some hidden gems along the way! From Leeds’ boom as a textile powerhouse, to the world’s oldest city music hall and of course, our iconic shopping arcades and quarters, there’s something for everyone on this unique experience.

The tour includes:
– Corn Exchange
– Town Hall
– Kirkgate Market
– City Varieties Music Hall
– Victoria Quarter

And many hidden treasures!
* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Get your bearings and discover Leeds through a local’s eyes, with a local, expert guide. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the city as you travel back through the centuries to discover how our city has developed to the cultural paradise you see today.

On this 1.5 hour tour, you’ll not only see and learn about our history, but you’ll also gain an authentic insight into modern life in the city today and explore some hidden gems along the way! From Leeds’ boom as a textile powerhouse, to the world’s oldest city music hall and of course, our iconic shopping arcades and quarters, there’s something for everyone on this unique experience.

The tour includes:
– Corn Exchange
– Town Hall
– Kirkgate Market
– City Varieties Music Hall
– Victoria Quarter

And many hidden treasures!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Leeds Town Hall, Town Hall The Headrow The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AD England

Meet your passionate, local guide outside Leeds Town Hall. You’ll receive an introduction to the tour and will gain an understanding of our important history!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA England

Discover the past and present of this iconic building.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Millenium Square Leeds, Millennium Square, Leeds England

Home to Christmas markets, food & drink festivals and more – explore this central square. You might even spot a couple of mysterious golden owls!
From the electric press, to the civic hall & even Leeds museum, there’s plenty to explore in this cultural centre.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Leeds Cathedral, Cathedral House Great George Street, Leeds LS2 8BE England

View this beautiful building

Stop At: The Light The Headrow, Leeds LS1 8TL England

A hub of entertainment – learn about modern life in the city!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: City Varieties Music Hall, Swan Street, Leeds LS1 6LW England

The world’s oldest running music hall!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: 4 Briggate, Leeds LS1 4AF England

Explore Briggate – a hub of commerical activity since the 13th Century and still today!
Learn about Leeds’ past and present, from a textile powerhouse to a shoppers paradise.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Victoria Leeds, Unit 44 Victoria Gate George Street 44 Victoria Gate, Leeds LS2 7JB England

Explore these ornate, glass-roofed Victorian arcades.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Leeds Kirkgate Market, Vicar Lane, Leeds LS2 7HY England

Europe’s largest indoor market!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Leeds Corn Exchange, Call Lane, Leeds LS1 7BR England

Built as an exchange for grain, learn about Leeds’ trading past.

Duration: 5 minutes