Exeter Red Coat Guided Tours
The City's FREE award winning Red Coat Guided Tours are provided by Exeter City Council and are the perfect way to explore Exeter, one of the oldest cities of England. Run by experienced qualified volunteer guides a variety of tours are available, each one focusing on a different aspect of Exeter's history and culture.
Discover the city's sites of interest and hidden treasures. All tours are on foot so please wear suitable footwear. No dogs (except guide dogs) are allowed on tours. Children must be accompanied.
Tours commence from the main West Front of the Cathedral (some tours from the Quay) each day of the year except Christmas Day and 1 January. See the website link below for the tour programme and starting points.
Full details of the tour schedule are also posted on notice boards located outside the Cathedral, Custom House Visitor Centre on the Quayside, as well as outside Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets office, located next to the Princesshay car park entrance. You can also pick-up a leaflet at both visitor centres on your arrival or one can be posted to you.
Medieval cathedral. Fine example of Gothic Decorated style. Longest unbroken stretch of Gothic...0.02 miles away
Over 70% of the wall that once protected Exeter still remains and reveals a lot about the geology...0.05 miles away
A self-guided tour exploring the buildings and history of Exeter's woollen trade.0.08 miles away
Discover Exeter's medieval past, find out about many of Exeter's surviving gems and the events that...0.13 miles away
St Martin’s props up the black-and-white building of Mol’s Coffee House on a corner of Exeter’s...0.14 miles away
The largest venue in Exeter city centre, Exeter Corn Exchange is probably the ideal location for...0.14 miles away
Exeter’s Royal Albert Memorial Museum reopened after a multi-million pound refurbishment with the...0.16 miles away
The site of Northernhay Gardens was quarried in Roman times for stone from which to build the...0.17 miles away
Grade II listed in the National Register of Historic Parks and Gardens, Rougemont Gardens were...0.18 miles away
A self-guided tour exploring Exeter's ancient city wall.0.19 miles away
The Passages were built to house the pipes that brought clean drinking water into medieval Exeter. ...0.19 miles away
Exeter Castle, its courtyard &the backdrop of the Northernhay Gardens now provide one of the most...0.2 miles away