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Women’s History Tour

Celebrate International Women’s Day by learning about the history of women who lived and worked in Birmingham in the 1800s.

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Join us for a special tour of the Back-to-Back Houses which explores the history of women who lived in Birmingham in the 1800’s. On this guided tour, you will hear some of the stories of women who lived in our court and beyond and learn more about the period's wider social history.



Event ticket prices

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All £7.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895


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Meeting point

Court 15 Bookshop @ Birmingham Back to Backs

What to bring and wear

Comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing


The tour involves four flights of narrow, steep stairs. Please make us aware of any access requirements.

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