Guided walking tours

We are delighted to announce that our FREE Town Tours will resume on Saturday 16th April 2022

Our very own Rugby Town Guides take residents and visitors on a journey of discovery through the town centre, revealing fascinating facts about the history of the borough. Our guides are all experts in the history and heritage of the town and love to share their unique knowledge with visitors from around the world.

The free town tours start at Rugby Visitor Centre and visit the Webb Ellis Football Museum, the Webb Ellis Statue and The Queen’s Gates at Rugby School’s The Close. Other stops include Regent Street, High Street, the Rupert Brooke Statue and St Andrew’s Church.

For more information, please contact the Visitor Centre on (01788) 533217 or e-mail

Tours will run every Saturday from 16th April. Pre-booking is essential between 16 April - 23 July (book by 15:00 of the day before), drop-in from 30 July until 24 September. Missed the deadline, can't make it on a Saturday or having trouble with a booking? Get in touch with the Visitor Centre's friendly team and they will endeavour to help or organize an alternative date.

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Find out more about our Town Guides and why they think Rugby is such a special place by reading their profiles below.

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