Guided tours of St. Martin in the Bull Ring
with explanations of the stained glass windows, including those
by Burns-Jones and Craigie Aitchison; the Guild Chapel;
Birmingham’s oldest monument; the contemporary font and
prayer sculpture; and several quirky and unexpected features….
Thurs 12 September: at 11am , 2pm, 3pm
Fri 13 September: at 11am, noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Sat 14 September: at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Sun 15 September: at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Visits to the Bell Ringing Chamber
including the history of bell ringing at St. Martin’s; an explanation of the ringing tradition; a demonstration of ringing;
and an opportunity to participate with hand bells.
Tours on the hour and half hour
Thurs 12 September: between 11am and 3pm
Fri 13 September: between 11am and 3pm
Sat 14 September: between 1.30pm and 3pm
Please note: the tour of the bell ringing chamber requires
walking 50 uneven steps up a spiral, stone staircase.
Appropriate footwear needs to be worn.