Free 'Taster Tours' are available on the first Sunday of the month (except January) and start at 2pm. There is no need to book a tour: you can just turn up on the day. The tour will last approximately an hour.
Todmorden Town Hall behind the scenes tour
Explore the hidden stories and spaces of the Grade 1 Listed building, including the former Caretaker's flat and basement holding cell. Refreshments are provided.
Tours start at 2pm and last approximately 2.5 hours.
Please note: Due to a steep spiral staircase to the Caretaker's flat and steep staircase down to the cell we cannot accept anyone into those rooms who has a mobility issue, walking aid, unsuitable footwear, serious health concern or any children under 11.
These behind the scenes tours are £6.50 per person and include tea, coffee and biscuits. Please give us a call on 01706 818181 to book your place on the next tour.
Private group tours can also be arranged. These have a minimum charge of £45.00 or £4.50 per head (whichever is greater). Please contact Todmorden Information Centre on 01706 818181 to arrange.
Todmorden Self-Guided Walking Tour
Todmorden Town Trail - Explore Todmorden, discovering the role of the Fielden family and some of the main town landmarks. This is a 3.5 mile (6km) walk with two steep inclines at the beginning and halfway through the trail.
Maps are available at Todmorden Information Centre or can be purchased from our online Shop. The script for audio commentary can also be read here.
Centre Vale Park Heritage Trail
Explore Centre Vale park following a numbered trail created by the friends of Centre Vale Park. 17 points of interest explore the park and its history. Leaflet is free and available from Todmorden Information Centre.
Todmorden Town Centre Blue Plaque Trail
Todmorden currently has 6 blue plaques celebrating the lives of some of its most famous residents. From Geoff Love the famous band leader to John Fielden MP. A postcard detailing all the locations is available from Todmorden Information Centre.
The Incredible Todmorden Way
There are many different ways to explore Todmorden but this route highlights Incredible Edible Todmorden’s work. A group of volunteers who grow fruit, vegetables and herbs all around the town for anyone to share. Follow their trail and enjoy the produce - its free to all. The Incredible Todmorden way is available from Todmorden Information Centre.