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Tours and Trails in Preston

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Delve into the city's fascinating past on one of our heritage tours and trails.

Explore Preston's past and present with one of our heritage trails. Wind back the clock and discover the incredible lives of famous Prestonians, see key landmarks that have helped shape Preston and find out about the stories behind the city's statues and sculptures. For those who prefer guided tours, the Friends of Winckley Square regularly arrange walks offering insights into the history, stories and people of Winckley Square.

Or, if you're looking to head out on more rural trails, then take a look at our walks in and around Preston section.

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Battle of Preston 1715 Trail

Discover a battlefield on the streets of Preston...

Beatrice Blackhurst Trail

Follow the inspiring life and history of Prestonian, Beatrice Blackhurst...

Beer Brothers Brewery Tours

A beer and ale lover's dream...

Brindle Distillery Workshops and Tours

The ultimate gin lover's day out...

Hoghton Tower Guided Tours

Take a tour through nearly a thousand years of history...

John Gregson Trail

Historical journey of WWI Soldier, John Gregson...

Joseph Garstang Trail

Embark on the historical trail of super strong Prestonian, Joseph Garstang...

Lancashire Cheese Walk

Head outdoors and explore Lancashire's milk fields...

Preston Blue Plaque Trail

Spy some of the key locations that shaped Preston...

Preston City Centre Statue Trail

Grab your explorer's hat and discover the stories behind Preston's statues...

Preston City Heritage Trail

Stroll through the city centre for a heritage walk like no other...

Preston Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Spice up an afternoon walk with the family...

Samlesbury Hall Guided Tours

Take a journey through Samlesbury Hall's history...

St Walburge's Church Guided Tours

Admire one of Preston's most iconic landmarks...

Street Art Murals

Take a tour of Preston's impressive large scale street art murals.

Winckley Square Guided Walks

Discover the untold history and stories of Winckley Square...