New dates for guided tours around Winckley Square Gardens

Posted on - 22nd April, 2018 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, History, Parks, Preston News, Things to Do in and around Preston, What's On in Preston, Winckley Square
Winckley Square Pic: Tony Worrall
Winckley Square Gardens. Pic: Tony Worrall

Local heritage is set to be uncovered with guided walks and talks around Winckley Square Gardens.


Open until Sunday 20th May, you can discover all about the history behind Preston’s only Georgian Square.

The tours will be led by one of the Friends of Winckley Square Gardens, explaining all about the local heritage.

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Everyone can come along to the tour, and they are completely free.

The walk will explain about the Square’s history and some of the notable people who have lived on it.

Each tour will last around an hour and 15 minutes.

Wheelchair access is available for the guided tours.

Upcoming tours include Sunday 22 April, Wednesday 2 May and Sunday 20 May.

You need to book online first or via email before attending.

All walks will start at 2pm from the centre of the gardens.

For more information, or if you are interested in a group booking, you can contact Patricia via email.

You can keep up to date with Friends of Winckley Square on Facebook and Twitter.

Have you visited Preston’s Winckley Square Gardens recently? Have you been on one of the Winckley Square tours before? Let us know in the comments below

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