Walking Tour

Explore the fascinating history of the area surrounding the Birmingham Back to Backs!

  • Booking essential

Discover the rich history of Southside, the area surrounding the Birmingham Back to Backs. Our expert guides will take you through nearly 200 years of history. Explore the incredible changes that have happened around Court 15; the last remaining court of Back to Backs in Birmingham.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £7.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Please book through our website or by calling 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
Please check into the Back to Backs reception
What to bring and wear
Please wear comfortable footwear as the tour lasts 75 minutes. The tour will go ahead in any weather so please dress appropriately
Please make us aware of any accessibility issues

Contact Info

Central Office
Call 0344 2491895

Upcoming events

Wassifa Sound System Silent Disco

Thu 18 Aug 2022
Enjoy a special playlist from Wassifa Showcase in the unique Back to Backs courtyard!

Walking Tour

Sat 27 Aug 2022
Explore the fascinating history of the area surrounding the Birmingham Back to Backs!

Heritage Open Days- Birmingham's Big Inventions

Fri 09 Sep 2022
Discover some of the exciting inventions that have taken place in Birmingham!

Heritage Open Days- Lost Children Exhibition Talk

Wed 14 Sep 2022
A talk from Balsall Heath Local History Society

Heritage Open Days: In conversation with Mykal Wassifa Brown

Wed 14 Sep 2022
Explore the Home from Home Exhibition with creator, Mykal Wassifa Brown!

Heritage Open Days- Workshop of the World Tour

Thu 15 Sep 2022
Join us for a special tour of the Back to Backs houses!